Man, woman charged in string of armed robberies

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Surveillance photo from Arby's robbery Surveillance photo from Arby's robbery
Kenneth Cade Kenneth Cade
WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

A Wichita man and woman have been charged in connection to a string of armed robberies at local businesses.

U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said 20-year-old Savannah Cole and 28-year-old Kenneth Cade are charged with four counts of robbery and four counts of using firearms to commit robberies. Cade was also charged with two counts of possession of a firearm by a felon.

The indictment alleges Cole and Cade committed the following robberies:

  • Dollar General, 915 S. Glendale in Wichita, Nov. 22, 2017
  • C-Store, 837 S. Oliver in Wichita, Feb. 7, 2018
  • Arby’s, 4308 E. Harry in Wichita, Feb. 14, 2018
  • Circle K Store, 515 N. Seneca in Wichita, Feb. 14, 2018

If convicted, they face up to 20 years in federal prison and a fine up to $250,000 on each robbery count, and no less than seven years and a fine up to $250,000 on each count of using a firearm in a robbery. In addition, Cade faces up to 10 years and a fine up to $250,000 on each count of unlawful possession of a firearm.

Kansas Department of Corrections records show Cade has a prior robbery conviction. 

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