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2 men accused of armed robbery at off-campus UofL housing complex

Cherad Brewer (Source: LMDC) Cherad Brewer (Source: LMDC)
Benjamin Turner (Source: LMDC) Benjamin Turner (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Two men were arrested for an armed robbery inside off-campus student housing near the University of Louisville.

Benjamin Turner and Cherad Brewer, both 18, were arrested early on the morning of Aug. 24 after they were pulled over for speeding on Interstate 64. Police said the pair robbed a man at gunpoint in a stairwell of an unoccupied section of The Grove late Saturday night and got away with $100.

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Investigators said neither the victim nor the suspects are UofL students. It was not clear why they were there.

According to police, Turner and Brewer were in a car stolen from Tennessee, and the gun had been stolen from Jeffersonville.

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Both men plead not guilty to a number of charges on Aug. 25.

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