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Another Pair of Cape Coral Robbery Suspects Sentenced to Prison

(October 31, 2012)- Two robbery suspects from separate cases have been sentenced to prison for their part in their respective crimes.

On May 10th of this year, David Bernier committed an armed robbery at the Walgreens located at Chiquita Blvd and Cape Coral Parkway. Detectives were able to catch up to him several days later and arrest him for the crime.

On October 30th, Bernier took a plea and was sentenced to 5 years in state prison followed by 5 years of probation.

The second robbery occurred on August 6th Jeffrey Robinson committed a robbery at the 5/3 Bank located at 1801 NE Pine Island Road. Robinson was located and arrested by detectives the following day.

On October 30th Robinson also took a plea and was sentenced to 2 years in state prison.

"Due to air-tight cases prepared by our detectives, which were the result of community support and a strong partnership with the State Attorney's Office, these defendants had no other option but to plea. Outstanding work and two more criminals off of our streets"-Lieutenant Tony Sizemore