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Sheriff: 13-year-old robbed at gunpoint of Air Jordan shoes

April 13, 2021 GMT

WAVERLY, Neb. (AP) —

A 13-year-old girl was robbed at gunpoint of Air Jordan shoes after meeting a man to sell them at a park in Waverly, Nebraska, authorities said.

Lancaster County Sheriff Terry Wagner said deputies were called to Jaycee Park at 5:15 p.m. Monday, the Lincoln Journal-Star reported.

The girl told deputies two men pulled up during the sale and one of them pulled out a handgun and ordered her to get out of her vehicle. She got out and ran off, without getting money for the shoes.

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Authorities arrested one man early Tuesday on suspicion of robbery, terroristic threats and use of a weapon to commit a felony. They are looking for another man, the sheriff said.

Deputies recovered the shoes.