Deputy: teenagers rob man of $300
MOSCOW MILLS (AP) - Lincoln County authorities have arrested four teenagers who they say robbed a man at gunpoint during a fake drug deal.
KMOV-TV reports a 16-year-old boy form St. Charles organized the robbery. Deputies say he conspired with three 17-year-old friends.
Authorities say the boys stole $300 on Oct. 7 from a Moscow Mills man who wanted to buy marijuana. They say two of the boys were armed during the robbery.
The 17-year-olds are charged with first-degree felony counts of robbery and armed criminal action.