Two Charged for Robbing Duluth Man at Knifepoint

Two Charged with Robbing Man and Threatening Him with a Knife

Two people have been arrested and charged in connection to an armed robbery in Duluth.

On Saturday July 18th, 2015 at 9:43 p.m. Duluth Police responded to the 4800 block of Cooke Street on a report of a person who was assaulted.

Officers determined that a male and female suspect entered the residence, and assaulted a 48-year-old male victim.

They threatened the home owner with a knife and stole items from the residence.

The parties involved knew each other and it was not a random incident.

Officers located and arrested 21-year-old Katie Schultz of Duluth.

Schultz was taken to the St. Louis County Jail charged with aiding and abetting 1st aggravated degree robbery.

On July 22, 2015 at 8:39 a.m. Duluth Police received information that the male suspect in this incident was staying in the area of 300 East Superior Street.

Duluth Police arrested 22-year-old Robert Robinson in connection with the incident in the 4800 block of Cooke Street.

Robinson was taken to the St. Louis County Jail and was eventually charged with 1st degree aggravated robbery, 2nd degree assault and being a felon in possession of a Firearm.

Robinson has a criminal history to include felon escaping custody and possession of a controlled substance charges in Itasca County, two pending counts of aggravated robbery, and has been convicted of two counts of 2nd Degree Burglary charges in St. Louis County.  

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