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Man charged in robberies of fast-food restaurants

Monday - 12/10/2012, 4:12pm  ET

ROCKVILLE, Md. - Montgomery County police have charged a man with five robberies of Subway restaurants in a month. Two of the restaurants were robbed twice.

Detectives arrested 24-year-old Timothy Luke Howell on Friday. He is charged with armed robbery and other offenses.

Police say Howell robbed subway restaurants in Germantown and Gaithersburg between Nov. 4 and Dec. 5. Officers say in each crime, a man showed a handgun and demanded cash.

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