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Two Essex County Men Charged with November 2012 Armed Robbery of Target Store in Union

April 29, 2014 at 10:53 PM

NEWARK, NJ - A federal grand jury today returned an indictment against two Essex County men charging them with their alleged roles in the November 2012 armed robbery of a Target Store in Union.

Daquaan Vaughn, 36, of Newark, and Lavell Jones, 28, of East Orange, are charged with one count of committing a Hobbs Act robbery and one count of using a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence.

They were originally charged by complaint as described in the historic press release of June 19, 2013, for the robbery of a Target Store on Black Friday.

 
Editor's Note: This article relies on information provided by law enforcement officials and the subjects are presumed innocent. If notified of changes to the charges or their outcome, TAPinto.net will update this report.

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