2 arrested in overnight Southgate robbery

SOUTHGATE, KY (FOX19) - Two people were arrested in Southgate, Ky. following a reported armed robbery overnight.

It happened Tuesday around 1:10 a.m. near the intersection of Alexandria Pike and Willow Street. Officers responded to the scene and set up a perimeter in an attempt to locate the suspects.

K9 units from Newport and Kenton County tracked and apprehended the suspects about 40 minutes later.

Authorities said the victim in the robbery was not injured. The two suspects had minor injuries from the police K9. Their names have not been released.

The incident remains under investigation.

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