Minor accused of robbery to be tried as adult

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A man accused of robbery is now heading to trial. 

Police arrested Elijousa Prinston for an armed robbery at the CBK Variety Store in the 500 block of East 21st Street in December. Shots were fired between the owner and Prinston, but no injuries were reported.

Authorities are charging Prinston as an adult for the crime.  

Today, he waived his right to a preliminary hearing.  He’ll face several charges in trial, including robbery, theft, and simple assault.

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