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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, April 10, 2014

Pair Charged With Robbing Grocery Store

Dylan Capone, 21, and Michael Young, 24, both of Philadelphia, charged today by Indictment with committing the January 28, 2014, armed robbery of the Chuen Hing Grocery, located at 1414 South 6th Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.  Capone and Young were also charged with brandishing a firearm in connection with that robbery.

If convicted Capone and Young face a mandatory minimum term of seven years in prison with a maximum possible sentence of life.

The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Philadelphia Police Department. It is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Paul G. Shapiro.

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An Indictment, Information or Criminal Complaint is an accusation. A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, EASTERN DISTRICTof PENNSYLVANIA
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PATTY HARTMAN, Media Contact, 215-861-8525

Updated December 15, 2014