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Three arrested in attempted kidnapping, robbery

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Three have been charged in the armed robbery, auto theft and attempted kidnapping of a Savannah woman on Wednesday.

Luther Bernard Greene, 17, Lashawnda Sierra Barnwell, 19, and a 15-year-old girl were arrested three hours after the robbery at east Taylor and Lincoln Streets.

Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police robbery detectives have charged each with armed robbery, hijacking of a motor vehicle and kidnapping.

The suspects were identified after officers in the newly formed Tactical Investigation Unit conducted surveillance of the stolen car.

Officers took the suspects into custody when they again approached the car.

The 21-year-old owner of the white 2002 Ford Focus reported she was walking back to her vehicle with several packages at approximately 11 a.m. when and young male and female approached her, demanded her belongings and drove away with her car.

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