Two Jefferson City Men Arrested After Assault and Robbery
JEFFERSON CITY - Two Jefferson City men have been arrested after an assualt and robbery late Wednesday night.
Police arrested Orviron Jerome Wells, 17, on two outstanding warrants and is being held for charges related to the robbery. Alphonso Gordan Jr., 23, was also taken into custody on two outstanding warrants and robbery-related charges.
According to Jefferson City police, a 23-year-old Jefferson C ity man was assaulted and robbed by two individuals near the intersection of Chestnut and East High St around 11:45 p.m. on Wednesday. The suspects took the man's wallet and left the scene.
Police say the victim knew the suspects by first names and officers tracked one down Wells within 45 minutes of the robbery. Police located Gordan on Friday.