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Three men robbed at knifepoint

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LAWTON, Okla._ A man who robbed three people at knifepoint and then ran from police landed himself behind bars.

It happened along 38th Street in northwest Lawton near the Victoria Square Apartments.

Johnny Bolden was taken into custody, but not before trying to get away. Three men said Bolden approached them with a knife and took each of their wallets before running off. Police spotted Bolden on northwest 43rd Street and then got out and chased him on foot. When police caught up with the man he admitted to throwing his weapon away while running.

He was booked into the city jail for first degree robbery and resisting police.

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