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UPDATE: 6 arrests made for numerous robberies

15 year old believed to have shot clerk
Posted at 10:35 AM, Jun 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-23 20:39:08-04

Las Vegas police say they have arrested suspects for a string of robberies that took place between March 28 and June 6 at local convenience stores in the valley.

One of those robberies involved the shooting of a 7-Eleven clerk that left him fighting for his life.

Police say they have arrested 6 suspects, 3 of which are juveniles. The adults are 19-year-old Kim Zenteno, 18-year-old Andrew Perez and 20-year-old Jacqueline Zambrano. Two of the juveniles arrested are 17 and the third is 15. It is believed that the 15 year old shot the clerk. 

All of the suspects are facing numerous charges, including attempted murder with deadly weapon, robbery with deadly weapon, burglary with deadly weapon, conspiracy to commit robbery, and conspiracy to commit attempted murder. 

Las Vegas police thanked the public for their help in locating the suspects during a press conference on Thursday morning.

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