Police: Rochester man arrested for aggravated robbery in connection to September incident

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A 30-year-old man has been arrested for aggravated robbery in connection to an incident Sept. 25 where he allegedly pointed a gun at a 24-year-old victim and stole a phone.

Posted: Oct. 15, 2018 10:21 AM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A 30-year-old man has been arrested for aggravated robbery in connection to an incident Sept. 25 where he allegedly pointed a gun at a 24-year-old victim and stole a phone.
Michael Brooks, of Rochester, is facing charges for second-degree assault and aggravated robbery after he was taken into custody Friday in the 2100 block of 15th St. SE.
Police say a search warrant was prepared and that authorities spotted a vehicle they were looking for.
The suspect initially refused to come out of the house but was arrested later when his girlfriend told him to come home.

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