Cape Girardeau police have arrested both people believed to be responsible for an attempted robbery outside a convenience store last week. A 13-year-old male juvenile was in the custody of juvenile authorities Friday. Another suspect, 30-year-old Evan Johnson Jr. of Cape Girardeau, was arrested and charged Thursday with attempted robbery and armed criminal action. The two suspects are accused of trying to rob a man of an Xbox video game system near the intersection of Bloomfield and Hanover streets on Nov. 6. During the incident, the 13-year-old allegedly fired a gun at a male victim, grazing his left calf with a bullet as he ran. Johnson also allegedly tried to punch the victim.
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