Man arrested for Cooper Young robbery - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Man arrested for Cooper Young robbery

Cordero Tyus (Source: SCSO) Cordero Tyus (Source: SCSO)
MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) -

Memphis police have arrested a man for aggravated robbery in the Cooper Young area.

Cordero Tyus, 28, has been arrested and charged with two counts of aggravated robbery.

According to police, officers responded to a robbery in the 1000 block of South Cooper Street. Police were told by two female victims that they were walking to their vehicle and were approached by a man once they got to their car. 

The man then pointed a weapon at them and demanded money at the threat of killing them.

He ran away with items belonging to the women.

No one was injured in the robbery.

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