Suspects arrested and charged after robbing two people at gunpoint

23-year-old Thompson Barjebo & 22-year-old Chestine Teewia, Washington County detention center
23-year-old Thompson Barjebo & 22-year-old Chestine Teewia, Washington County detention center
23-year-old Thompson Barjebo & 22-year-old Chestine Teewia, Washington County detention center

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – Two people have been arrested after Johnson City say they robbed two others who were walking from a night club.

The robbery happened around 4:00 AM Saturday on W Walnut Street. Police say the victims told them that a person approached them and asked for directions. When the victims pulled out their phones to look for directions the person pulled out a gun and took their money,ID, and phones.

The victims were able to provide police with tag numbers to a car that the suspect got away in.
Police located and arrested 23-year-old Thompson Barjebo and 22-year-old Chestine Teewia at an area motel. They both are being held at the Washingotn County detention center. Police say that more charges are pending in this case.

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