Topeka robber found after investigation, police say

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James L. Clelland (Courtesy Photo/Topeka Police Department)

TOPEKA (KSNT) – Topeka police said they have made an arrest in connection with a May 2 robbery.

Investigators took James L. Clelland, 36, of Topeka, into custody Friday during a search warrant in the 1100 block of Southwest High Avenue. He faces charges including:

  • Aggravated robbery
  • Aggravated assault

Clelland’s arrest comes after the Topeka Police Department put out a request for help identifying a suspect. Pictures from a security camera show a man in the area when the May 2 robbery happened in the 2000 block of Northwest Tyler Street.

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