Armed robbery at a Concord high school campus

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Police presence was felt in downtown Concord on Thursday after a student was robbed at a high school campus. 

According to Concord Police Department, the robbery occurred at Mt. Diablo High School at 2450 Grant St. Concord. 

Police were dispatched at around 11:30 a.m. and found leads. 

At noon, an officer saw the suspect vehicle in a downtown parking garage. There were several people in the car and the suspect was arrested without incident. 

Police said the people in the car were all minors and connected to the robbery. Officers also found several handguns. 

Police are still investigating the robbery. Anyone with information is asked to call (925) 671-5820.


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