According to the Cedar Rapids Gazette, "A Cedar Rapids man robbed three individuals at gunpoint Friday, according to the Cedar Rapids Police Department."

The incident happened in the 5200 block of Wilson Avenue on the SW side of Cedar Rapids. Jovon T. Ellis Jr has been charged with second-degree robbery.

Ellis is accused of pointing a gun at three people and taking personal items like cell phones, wallets, cash and a purse.Police were able to arrest him and he was booked in the Linn County Jail. If Ellis is convicted, this charge is punishable by up to ten years in prison.

This is all of the information we have at this time. We will continue to follow this story and provide updates as soon as we learn more details.

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[Source: The Cedar Rapids Gazette]