Man wanted in 2005 home invasion arrested in Scottsdale

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The following news release was sent by the Scottsdale Police Dept.:

GILBERT - On 09/23/2008, Armando C. Mavis was arrested by detectives in the area of 87th Street and Oak in Scottsdale.

Mavis was involved in a home invasion robbery in Gilbert in February of 2005. Armando Mavis was identified as an outstanding suspect during the initial investigation.

Mavis eluded capture after being released from DOC on an unrelated charge.He was booked into jail for numerous warrants including:

Armed robbery, aggravated assault, 1st degree burglary, kidnapping, weapons violations, theft of transportation and assisting a criminal syndicate.

Mavis was also wanted by the Arizona Department of Corrections for Parole violation. Mavis was booked into 4th Avenue Jail.