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Little Rock Police catch suspect in recent string of robberies

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Little Rock Police say they have the man is responsible for a string of recent armed robberies in custody.

John Wesley Tilman, 45, is behind bars Monday night suspected of robbing several businesses over the weekend armed with a kitchen knife. 

He is expected to be charged with at least seven counts of armed robbery, six counts of theft of property, along with a possession charge and three other misdemeanor charges.

For more coverage from when some of the crimes occurred, click here.

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