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Police arrest suspect in Subway restaurant robbery

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  Original Published: 8/17/2013Mansfield Police have arrested a suspect in the Wednesday robbery of the Subway restaurant at 1521 Lexington Ave. Leviticus Drye, 25, was arrested Friday in the 100 block of West Fourth Street. A warrant charging Drye with robbery was issued Thursday. Sgt. Chad Brubaker said police received a 9-1-1 call just after 7 p.m. Wednesday that a robbery had occurred at the sandwich shop. "Upon arrival we were told that a white male entered the store and asked the clerk to open the cash register. The register was already opened and he reached over the counter grabbed the money and fled," Brubaker said. "The suspect acted as if he had a weapon but no weapon was seen," Brubaker said. Brubaker said the suspect fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash. He said no one was injured in the robbery. The suspect was described as a white male, wearing blue jeans, black shoes, black rimmed glasses and a white hoodie with blue lettering on the front. Brubaker said evidence was collected at the scene and the suspect had been identified by witnesses. There was a surveillance camera in the restaurant. Evidence collected at the scene included a hoodie found in the back of the building.
   
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