Suspect Arrested in Pokemon Go Robbery

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Jamar Dashillas, 19, was arrested by Terre Haute Police officers Friday after a warrant for his arrest was obtained in connection with a robbery on August 13th.

The robbery took place on the Indiana State campus.

Two persons, one male and one female were playing Pokemon Go near the Indiana State quad.

They were accosted by a man at approximately 3 AM Saturday.

The man demanded their personal property and then battered both persons.

Each person suffered injuries, with the male victim suffering a broken nose and concussion while the female sustained bruises and lacerations.

The Indiana State detectives developed the case and obtained the warrant earlier this week.

THPD detectives were notified and assisted in locating and arresting Dashillas.

Dashillas is not affiliated with Indiana State.

He is currently being held in the Vigo County jail charged with robbery, a level-3 felony, under &75,000 bond.

Dashillas will make an appearance on Monday in Vigo Superior Court 3.

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