Two bandits were held in La Brea yesterday, one day after they robbed a bar in Sobo Village.
Reports indicate that the men entered Champion’s Bar in La Brea around 5:30p.m on Wednesday and announced a hold up. Both men were armed. They proceeded to rob the bar owner of $1,000 cash and a few bottles of rum. They then escaped in a waiting vehicle. The bar owner made a report following the robbery. The police subsequently conducted a search and interviewed a few people which led to the arrest of the two men in La Brea yesterday.
They both face robbery and gun-related charges.