Carmel police have arrested three additional suspects who in late January were allegedly involved in an armed robbery of the Village Pantry at 96th Street and College Ave and a subsequent vehicle pursuit.
Police arrested Lashad Khi Davis, 18, who has been charged with armed robbery, criminal confinement and theft; and Laurenze Edward Peterson, 18, who has been charged with armed robbery, criminal confinement, intimidation while armed, unlawful possession of a firearm and theft. The third suspect is a juvenile who has been charged with armed robbery, criminal confinement, intimidation while armed, pointing a firearm, unlawful possession of a firearm and theft.
A juvenile arrested on the night of the incident was previously charged with robbery, criminal confinement, unlawful possession of a firearm and theft.
Police responded to the Village Pantry at 10:19 p.m. Jan. 28 after receiving a report of an armed robbery. They attempted to stop a vehicle matching the description of the suspect vehicle, but the driver led police on a pursuit into Indianapolis, where the vehicle crashed near 56th Street and Georgetown Road.
After the crash, officers observed multiple suspects flee from the vehicle. They arrested one suspect but were unable to locate the others at that time.
Anyone with additional information is asked to contact CPD at 317-571-2500 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477. Reference CPD case number 2021-7235.