Update from the CVPD: At 0145 hours a CVPD Officer on patrol observed three people dressed in dark clothing surrounding a vehicle in the parking lot of the Days Inn on Lyford Road. The subjects then fled into a corn field.
Upon investigation, Officer’s determined that the group had just committed an armed robbery and taken money and cell phones from another group of people in the parking lot. This case is under investigation.
No additional information is available at this time.
Sources are reporting a scene on the East side.
Reports of several officers working a scene near Lyford.
Reports of 3 teens wearing all dark clothing have fled from police into the nearby fields.
Reported to possibly be robbery suspects and armed with a gun.
Police K-9 are reported to be assisting in the search.
Avoid the area for awhile.
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