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Trial set in Rochester robbery

Byron Rush
Byron Rush

Second defendant still awaiting a hearing.

Posted: Apr 12, 2018 3:53 PM
Updated: Apr 12, 2018 4:01 PM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A trial has been set for one of the men accused of robbing Sun Tan City.


Byron Clarence Rush, 25, is charged with two counts of 1st degree aggravated robbery. Rochester police say he and Dushawn Lee Minor, 21 of Rochester, pistol-whipped an employee and robbed the store on December 18, 2017.


Dushawn Minor

Rush is now scheduled to stand trial on June 4.

Minor is also facing two counts of 1st degree aggravated robbery. His next court appearance is set for April 25.

Both men remain in the Olmsted County Adult Detention Center.

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