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Store Robberies Arrest

A man is in custody police think is responsible for at least four local robberies.

43-Year-Old Eddie Vincent Garcia of Amarillo was arrested on the forth for traffic violation charges.

Since then police say they've linked him to robberies of Walgreens, Toot and Totum, Soap's Laundry and Murphy's Oil.

On Friday, Newschannel 10 talked with the clerk robbed at that murphy's oil.

She had just identified Garcia but police had not yet filed charges. "I'm happy he's caught. He needs to be in jail. Don't rob people. Get a job."

Garcia was on parole for robbery in Taylor County when police picked him up.

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