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Two Charged With Robbing Soft Pretzel Company

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

Donte Camp, 41, of Philadelphia, and Calvin Maurice Clark, 43, of Bensalem were charged today by indictment with robbing the Center City Soft Pretzel Company, in Philadelphia,  on October 29, 2013, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.  The indictment charges each defendant with one count of robbery which interferes with interstate commerce, one count of using and carrying a firearm during a crime of violence, and one count of being a convicted felon in possession of a firearm.   

If convicted, each defendant faces a mandatory minimum of seven years in prison with a maximum possible sentence of life imprisonment, a $750,000 fine, five years of supervised release, and a $300 special assessment. 

The case was investigated by Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Philadelphia Police Department, and the Philadelphia County District Attorney=s Office and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Jeffery W. Whitt.

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

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Updated December 15, 2014