Lafayette armed robbery suspects arrested

Lafayette Police Department

MACON COUNTY, Tenn. (WZTV) -- Two suspects have been arrested in relation to the Lafayette armed robbery on Tuesday.

JR Food was robbed at gunpoint late Tuesday night by a masked suspect who drove off in what police believed to be a green Ford truck.

Tyler Russell and Spencer Holland of Kentucky were both arrested on Thursday and charged with aggravated robbery.

Multiple tips through Facebook helped police locate the suspects and bring them into custody.

They are currently booked in the Barren County Jail in Glasgow, Ky. while waiting to be extradited back to Tennessee.

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