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Two arrested for pair of armed robberies in Myrtle Beach

(Source: WMBF News and MBPD) (Source: WMBF News and MBPD)
Lauren Tucker (Source: MBPD) Lauren Tucker (Source: MBPD)
Jamaine Donnell Wilson (Source: MBPD) Jamaine Donnell Wilson (Source: MBPD)

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Myrtle Beach police arrested two suspects wanted in connection with a pair of armed robberies that happened over the last week.

Lauren Rochele Tucker, 21, and Jamaine Donnell Wilson, 43, were both charged with multiple counts of armed robbery, kidnapping, first-degree assault and first-degree burglary, according to information from the Myrtle Beach Police Department’s website.

The two were charged in connection with the alleged April 23 robbery of a taxi driver near the Circle K at 1695 U.S. 501, according to Lt. Joey Crosby with the MBPD.

Then, one day later, the two allegedly robbed a man of an undisclosed amount of money at a unit at Quail Marsh Apartments, located at 21st Avenue North and Greens Boulevard in Myrtle Beach, according to an incident report.

Both suspects were taken into custody Thursday by police.

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