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Owensboro Man Charged in Robbery Investigation

burg arrest whitakerOWENSBORO, Ky. (9/12/13) – A 20 year-old Owensboro man faces charges of First Degree Burglary, First Degree Robbery, and First Degree Wanton Endangerment following his arrest by Owensboro Police.
 
Authorities said today that Michael W. Whittaker was one of two men sought in connection with a home invasion investigation Owensboro Police have been conducting. The incident allegedly occurred on Sept. 1 at 8:15 p.m. in the 1700 block of W. 1st St.
 
Whittaker’s arrest was based on information received from a citizen’s tip and the official investigation conducted by Owensboro Police Department detectives, authorities said. The investigation continues as detectives attempt to identify the second suspect involved.
 
If anyone has information related to this case, they are asked to contact the Owensboro Police Department at 270-687-8888, or leave an anonymous tip on the Crime Stoppers tip line at 270-687-8484.

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