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Cape Girardeau man sent to prison for robbery

Felawn Smith, Jr. (Source: Cape Girardeau County Jail) Felawn Smith, Jr. (Source: Cape Girardeau County Jail)
CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

A Cape Girardeau man will spend the next eight years in prison after pleaded guilty to a charge of robbery.

According to the Cape Girardeau County Prosecuting Attorney, Felawn Smith Jr., 18, arranged a meeting in the Walmart parking lot.

That meeting took place on June 26.

The victims told investigators the meeting was to pay someone $10.

That's when Smith pulled out a gun and demanded cash from the victims.

He was arrested during a traffic stop a short time later.

Smith will serve an eight year sentence in the Missouri Department of Corrections.

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