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Armed Robbers Arrested in Placer County

Five armed robbers from Sacramento, including three juveniles, robbed two Placer County businesses last night, injuring one clerk, before being arrested as they fled westbound on Interstate 80.

Dena Erwin, Public Information Officer Placer County Sheriff’s Office tells how the spree started.

Click here to listen to Officer Dena Erwin

A combination of technology and good police work led to following events.

Click here to listen to Officer Erwin

Officers took the suspects into custody and the two adults, Jamaul Lee Baker, 26, and Justina Irene Baker,22, were booked into Placer County Jail on on armed robbery, conspiracy and child endangerment charges. The three juveniles were booked into Placer County Juvenile Hall on charges of robbery and conspiracy.
The Sheriff’s Office is working with other jurisdictions to see if these suspects are responsible for other robberies.

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