Jewelry Store Heist

Police say the man responsible for four robberies in Huntington is now behind bars.

They arrested Robert Leon Lawson of Huntington on Tuesday.

They say he robbed the T.K. Dodrill Jewelers on Tuesday, EB Games twice in the past few weeks and a home on 7th Avenue back on January 7.

Police say he was carrying drugs and was desperate for cash to buy more.

Also arrested for the jewelry store heist, Columbus Odell Damron.

He's charged with first degree robbery.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled Friday for both Damron and Lawson.

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