Two people have been arrested in connection with an armed robbery that took place in the area of 21st Ave East and Blair Street on Friday, June 9, according to Springfield police.
Deadrick Holbert, also known as "Savage," and Trina Garrett Vaughn were taken into custody after police say they robbed a 67 year-old man at gunpoint. Police said that the suspects took the victim's checkbook and that Vaughn attempted to cash one of the stolen checks.
Vaughn was arrested on charges of Forgery and Possession of Stolen Property and is in the Robertson County Jail where bond has been set at $7,500. Holbert is being held in the jail on a $265,000 bond.