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Whitehall police capture suspected Little Caesars robber


Whitehall police arrested a 23-year-old man Aug. 29 for aggravated robbery in connection with an Aug. 2 robbery at Little Caesars, 4347 E. Main St.

Antonio L. Smith, 23, address unknown, was arrested after he was released from a hospital. Smith was identified as one of two people who robbed the Whitehall pizzeria at gunpoint Aug. 2, Whitehall police said.

Whitehall police released photos and video images of the suspects, and tips led to the identification of Smith, who was found Aug. 15 after he was shot inside an apartment complex in Mansfield.

Police obtained an indictment from a grand jury and arrested Smith upon his release from Grant Medical Center.

The second suspect had not been identified as of Aug. 30.