Assault Charges In Moorhead Robbery

Five people are facing a number of charges in connection with a robbery and assault in Moorhead. ?

Police were called to 1107 19th St. S. shortly after 10:30 p.m. Tuesday for a fight in progress.

Officers found a seventeen year male from Moorhead with facial injuries he received during the robbery.

He was taken by ambulance to the hospital with injuries that were not life threatening.

Police found the suspects at a nearby apartment.?

Deandre Lacroix, 20, of Moorhead, was arrested at the scene.

Another adult, Mercedes Lilejequist, 20, of Glyndon and three juveniles are also expected to be charged.?

The charges include felony assault, aggravated robbery, possession of stolen property, and possession of a small amount of marijuana.

A knife was used during the robbery.?

Sgt. Thad Stafford says the robbery was not random. Those involved know one another.