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Woman Charged With Using Stun Gun to Hold Up Stores

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    Woman Charged With Using Stun Gun to Hold Up Stores
    Chicago Police
    T'Keyah Herbert

    A 23-year-old woman was charged with armed robbery after allegedly holding up two stores with a stun gun and stealing from a third store within the last month.

    T’Keyah A. Herbert faces charges of armed robbery with use of a dangerous weapon, aggravated assault with use of a deadly weapon and retail theft over $300, according to Chicago Police.

    Herbert entered a department store about 8 p.m. Dec. 26, 2017, in the first block of South State, grabbed merchandise from the display and left without paying, according to Chicago Police.

    She returned to the department store at 2:53 p.m. Jan. 9 armed with a stun gun, police said. Security confronted Herbert, she left the stun gun behind and ran away.

    About 3:15 p.m. Jan. 10, Herbert entered a department store in the 1500 block of North Clybourn and got in an argument with employees before displaying a stun gun and threatening them, police said. She took merchandise from the store and ran away.

    Herbert was arrested about 6:40 p.m. Jan. 11, police said. She was scheduled to appear in bond court on Saturday.

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