2 Brothers Arrested For Armed Robbery At Dollar Store

Monday, July 28, 2014 - by Hollie Webb
Dominique Casteel
Dominique Casteel

Two brothers have been arrested for the armed robbery of the Dollar Store on 23rd Street that took place on July 3. 

According to police, Dominique and Trevor Casteel came into the store with pistols, demanding money. The two cashiers working handed them the tills from the cash register, and then they said the men put the money in a drawstring bag and fled. 

Bandanas and jackets were recovered in the rear of the business during a search of the area.

After an investigation, police put out warrants for the two brothers. At their home, they discovered guns and clothing matching what was shown on security cameras. 

During questioning, Dominique Casteel, 21, admitted to the robbery and identified his 19-year-old brother.

 

They were charged with aggravated robbery and criminal conspiracy.
Trevor Casteel
Trevor Casteel

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