WAYNE (WWJ) – Authorities say two teenagers are facing multiple charges for robbing a pregnant woman at gunpoint.

The robbery happened Wednesday, Nov. 22 in the area of Van Born and Howe roads in Wayne.

richard scott Teens Charged With Robbing Pregnant Woman At Gunpoint

Richard Scott (police handout)

The 29-year-old victim, who is pregnant, told police she was walking out of an area business when she was approached by two suspects, one of whom pointed a gun at her. The woman told police the suspects demanded her car keys but eventually fled the area. She was not injured.

The suspects were arrested a short time later. One, a 16-year-old Wayne resident, was transported to the Wayne County Juvenile Detention Facility. The other suspect, 17-year-old Richard Maxwell Scott, was charged with armed robbery, carjacking and felony firearm. He was given a $500,000 bond and is due back in court Dec. 5.


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