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Arrest in attempted armed robbery near IUPUI

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Posted at 5:02 PM, Jan 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-21 18:24:22-05

INDIANAPOLIS -- A man has been arrested in connection with an attempted robbery near IUPUI's campus last Wednesday.

An alert was issued to students after a break-in at the Lockefield Gardens apartments.

Detectives arrested 27-year-old Riccardo Hutchins on Thursday for burglary with a deadly weapon, robbery and criminal confinement. 

It was the third armed robbery at the apartments in the past month.

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In December, IUPUI was locked down twice in one day due to armed robberies at Lockefield Gardens.

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