Two arrested in string of Colorado Springs business robberies


COLORADO SPRINGS — Two people have been arrested in connection with a string of six robberies in the Colorado Springs area last month, according to police.

Police said the robberies happened between October 7 and October 20, where the suspect would display a weapon and often lead the victim around the store while making demands. They identified the suspects as 21-year-old Damion Daniels and 20-year-old Tani Hurt. Both have been arrested, according to Colorado Springs Police Department.

Police said the pattern included these robberies:

  • October 7 at Circle K, 3805 Maizeland Road
  • October 8 at G&R Liquors, 3815 Maizeland Road
  • October 10 at Circle K, 5553 Austin Bluffs Parkway
  • October 10 at Dutch Brothers, 6405 Source Center Point
  • October 11 at Diamond Shamrock, 4295 North Academy Boulevard
  • October 20 at Circle K, 3290 Austin Bluffs Parkway

Daniels has been charged with three counts of second-degree kidnapping and six counts of aggravated robbery. Hurt has been charged with one count of second-degree kidnapping and two counts of aggravated robbery. Daniels was in possession of a firearm at the time of his arrest.

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