Two men have been arrested after a robbery Monday afternoon.

The victims said that three men came inside their home in the 3300 block of 18th Place with handguns and demanded money. They said the suspects took money, a wallet and an ID card belonging to one of the victims, and that the suspects then fled on foot.

Officers say they located one suspect on foot and took him into custody. They say another suspect was located in a residence on the 3200 block of 18th Street.

Police said they discovered the suspect was in the attic, and the suspect refused to come down until police brought a dog and told the suspect the dog would be deployed unless he came out of the attic.

Police said they found a handgun and other items in the attic.

Police say investigators arrested both suspects for burglary and robbery. The third suspect has not yet been apprehended.

The arrested are Demareen Stentell Strong, 27, and Trey Deion Cochrane, 17..

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