Two people indicted in alleged Elmira robbery
ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) - Two people have been indicted after an alleged robbery in Elmira.
Alexander Root, 23, and a 17-year-old from Waverly are both facing a 4 count indictment. They're both charged with 1st and 2nd degree Robbery, 3rd degree Assault, and 2nd degree Attempted Robbery.
Police responded to the area of Walnut and W. Third Street on February 11th for a reported fight. Witnesses told police a robbery had taken place.
The victim said two people threatened to shoot and stab him.
Root and the 17-year-old were arrested a short time later.