3 adults, 1 juvenile charged after armed robbery, high speed pursuit in Kewanee
Three adults and one juvenile are in custody after an armed robbery and a high speed pursuit in Kewanee on Sunday.
Police say at 3:01 p.m., the Kewanee Police Department received a report of an armed robbery in the 1000 block of W Prospect Street. Officers were told the suspects had left the residence and were given a vehicle description.
An officer found the vehicle at Division and Tenney Street. The suspect vehicle did not stop for the officer, and a pursuit began. Police say the pursuit left the city of Kewanee and continued into Stark County, where the suspects abandoned their damaged vehicle and ran into a cornfield.
The four suspects were then taken into custody and are now facing charges.
18-year-old Tyrese L. Walker is charged with Criminal Armed Robbery, Theft, Aggravated Robbery, Mob Action, Aggravated Fleeing and Eluding, along with several other traffic citations.
18-year-old Javion D. Parker is charged with Armed Robbery, Aggravated Robbery, Theft and Mob Action.
20-year-old Eric C. Eagelston is charged with Armed Robbery, Aggravated Robbery and Theft.
All three are currently in the Henry County Jail.
A 17-year-old suspect has also been charged with Resisting Arrest and was released to a guardian.
No one was hurt during the incident.