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Two men arrested for stealing a gun and drugs

Thomas Evans (left), Armster Robinson (right) (Source: Miner Police Department) Thomas Evans (left), Armster Robinson (right) (Source: Miner Police Department)
MINER, MO (KFVS) -

The Miner Police Department arrested two men in relation to a gun and narcotics that were stolen from Cape Girardeau, Mo.

After stopping a car for speeding on I-55, officers detected the strong odor of what they believed to be narcotics.

During their investigation, officers found a firearm and drugs in the trunk of the vehicle.

Those items had been reported stolen from Cape Girardeau.

Both Chicago resident Thomas Evans, 24, and Robinson, Il. resident Armster Robinson, 23, were arrested for the crime.

Evans was charged with possession with intent and possession of a defaced firearm. His bond is set at $25,000 cash only.

Robinson was charged with possession with intent, unlawful possession of a firearm, and possession of a defaced firearm. His bond is also set at $25,000 cash only.

Both men are being held at the Scott County Sheriff's Department awaiting arraignment.

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