Suspect Arrested For Georgetown Robbery

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A man faces charges in connection with a robbery in Georgetown.

Police say a person sitting in his vehicle on North Race Street early Sunday morning was approached by a suspect who pulled him from the vehicle. The victim was held by his throat as the suspect removed some cash and the victim’s cellphone before he left the scene.

26-year-old Luis Bautista-Tax was identified as a suspect. He was arrested without incident Tuesday at a nearby apartment building.

Bautista-Tax is charged with robbery, extortion and conspiracy. After arraignment, he was released on $12,000 bond.