2 arrested in armed robbery of Prince George County Comcast service center


PRINCE GEORGE COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Police in Prince George County say they have arrested two people in the armed robbery of a Comcast service center back in September. 

Ricky D. Taylor, 36, of Hopewell, and Lynette E. Morse, 33, of Prince George County, are both charged with armed robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, abduction, wearing masks in certain places and conspiracy. 

The armed robbery occurred at the Comcast Customer Service Center, located at 2033 E. Whitehill Road, on September 1 at about 2:20 p.m.

Police say two masked suspects approached two employees as they closed the business for the day, and one of the suspects used a gun to force the employees back into the business.

Then, according to police, a suspect ordered the employees to open the safe. Both employees complied with demands and turned over the money in the safe. 

No one was injured in the incident. 

Taylor and Morse are both being held at the Henrico County Jail. 

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