3 Arrested in series of armed robberies in Phoenix

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By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman
By Mike Gertzman By Mike Gertzman

PHOENIX (AP) -- Phoenix police have arrested three people in a series of armed robberies, including one in which a victim was shot in the face.

Police say three robberies involving a total of five victims were committed early Monday morning in north Phoenix in the area of Central and Dunlap avenues.

Police Lt. Amy Smith says the victim shot in the face is expected to survive.

The victims ranged in age from 14 to 50.

Further details were not released.

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