Two suspects arrested after a pair of robberies in Wilkes-Barre

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WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Two people are arrested after a pair of robberies in Wilkes-Barre this morning.

Both suspects were picked up a short time ago. One was arrested by police in a parking lot off Pennsylvania Avenue.

Witnesses say they held up a woman on Madison Street as she was putting her child in a car seat. A second robbery took place in downtown Wilkes-Barre. Witnesses say one of the robbers dropped his wallet at one of the crime scenes.

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