Two South Sudanese youths arrested for armed robbery in US
Two suspects were identified and arrested in last Thursday’s robbery at an Omaha grocery store.
Tuesday, Keet Wiyual, 21, was booked for robbery, use of a weapon and felon in possession. Deng Lual, 21, was booked for aiding the consumption of a felony and conspiracy to commit robbery.
Officers responded to a reported robbery at the Hy-Vee located near Stony Brook Boulevard and South 144th Street at 10 a.m.
Witnesses told officers that Wiyual entered the store wearing an armored guard uniform shirt, displayed a gun and demanded money, according to a release from the Omaha Police Department. He fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash.