Superseding Indictment Charges Yeadon Man With Additional Armed Robberies
Jerrell Robinson, 30, of Yeadon, Pennsylvania, was charged today in a superseding indictment with Hobbs Act robberies and carrying and using a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.
Robinson was originally charged with robbing the PCMR Check Cashing store, located at 702 McDade Boulevard, Collingdale, Pennsylvania, on August 11, 2011 and with using a gun during that robbery. The superseding indictment adds charges that Robinson committed armed robberies at the St. Albans Check Cashing store, at 756 S. 22nd Street in Philadelphia, on May 21, 2011; the Rite Aid store, at 5440 Lansdowne Avenue, Lansdowne, on February 3, 2011; the CVS store, at 3780 Main Street, Philadelphia, on December 25, 2010; and the CVS store, at 6562 Haverford Avenue, Philadelphia, on December 9, 2010.
If convicted the defendant faces a maximum possible sentence of lifetime imprisonment, five years of supervised release, a fine of up to $2 million and a $800 special assessment.
This case was investigated by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Salvatore L. Astolfi.
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