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Center man accused of robbing acquaintance with knife

Brandon Roberts mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail. Brandon Roberts mug shot courtesy of Nacogdoches County Jail.
NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) -

A Center man is in jail following an investigation into a robbery involving a knife at a Nacogdoches residence.

According to the Nacogdoches Police report, officers responded to the 1500 block of Fox Street at 6:03 a.m. Sunday. The victim said a man he knew, identified as Brandon DeMarcus Roberts, 18, had forced himself into the residence with a large knife and demanded money.

The victim said he wrestled with Roberts and Roberts took some items from an end table and left the residence.

Officers located Roberts in the 600 block of Orton Street and arrested him on a charge of aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony.

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