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MAN CAUGHT AFTER FLEEING LIQUOR STORE PARKING LOT WITH $32

(Richmond, IN)--Police made an arrest in what was originally dispatched as a robbery outside the Bottle Shop on South 9th in Richmond Wednesday night.  A man later identified as 52-year-old Jerry Long of Richmond allegedly held up a customer and then pedaled away on his bicycle with $32.  Officers tracked Long to a porch on South 10th, where he was identified out of a group of intoxicated people.  So far, Long has been charged only with theft.