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16-year-old charged in Ozark business armed robbery

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Ozark, AL (WSFA) -

An Ozark teen has been charged in the armed robbery of a gas station.

Austin Chad McGee, 16, was arrested and charged as an adult with first degree robbery.

Ozark police responded to the Stop and Go on Logan Road Thursday at 9:15 p.m. after the store clerk was robbed by someone with a handgun.

Investigators developed a suspect the next morning and searched his residence. Officers reportedly found the handgun they believe was used during the robbery and the clothing the suspect was wearing.

The suspect later admitted to investigators that he participated in the crime, according to police.

McGee was placed in the Dale County Jail.

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