Topeka police arrest suspect in Kwik Shop armed robbery

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TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Police have arrested a man they said robbed a Topeka Kwik Shop at gunpoint Thursday.

Richard D. Youngberg, 34, faces charges of:

  • Aggravated robbery
  • Theft
  • Topeka bench warrants

Youngberg pulled out a gun at the gas station at 1700 SW Topeka Blvd., then left with an undisclosed product, according to the Topeka Police Department. Officers arrived to investigate around 3:45 a.m. Thursday, and combined witness information and security camera footage to locate the suspect.

Youngberg was arrested and booked into the Shawnee County Department of Corrections.

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