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Conviction in Jackson carpet outlet armed robbery

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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The suspect charged in the 2009 armed robbery of a Hinds County carpet outlet will face jail time.

Amir Young, 28, is convicted for the December 7, 2009 armed robbery at the Manufacturer's Carpet Outlet on Highway 80 in Jackson.

Young enter the business and held up 3 customers and 2 employees at gunpoint.

Young demanded cash, stole a wallet and fled the scene on foot.

Employees chased him until authorities arrived and arrested Young.

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