Two accused of armed robbery

By Anna Carrera

Published 05/27 2014 04:14PM

Updated 05/27 2014 05:35PM

CHAMPAIGN -- Two people are accused of armed robbery. April Tharpe, of Champaign, and Joshua Mason, of Chicago were arrested. Police say they were armed with a gun and took a purse from one person and a wallet from someone else. If convicted, they could get 45 years in prison. Bond was set at $300,000.

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