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Two arrested for robbery of 78-year-old man

Marvin Houston (Source: Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office) Marvin Houston (Source: Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office)
Sherman Houston (Source: Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office) Sherman Houston (Source: Pemiscot County Sheriff's Office)
STEELE, MO (KFVS) -

Steele Police arrested two men on Sunday who are accused of beating up a 78-year-old man and stealing his wallet more than a week ago.

Marvin Houston, 19, and Sherman Houston, 20, are charged with robbery 1st degree.

Police were dispatched to the North First Street Apartments on Oct. 21.

Chief Stanfield found a large amount of blood all over the ground near the dumpster.

Seabe Wright, 78, of Steele told officers his wallet was stolen.  He had a swollen/black right eye, bloody nose, and a laceration behind his left ear.

Officers were able to identify the suspect's vehicle as it fled the scene through surveillance video.

Both suspects were taken to the Pemiscot County Justice Center in lieu ob $100,000 cash only bond.

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