Four arrested in armed robbery near West Meck High School

Four teenagers have been arrested following an armed robbery near West Mecklenburg High School Thursday morning, police said. 

The suspects have been identified as DaQuan Sanders, 17, George Whitley, 18, Brandon Martin, 18, and Angel Vallejo, 18. 

The armed robbery occurred around 10:47 a.m. Thursday, March 8 in the 3200 block of Westerwood Drive. 

CMPD said the incident did not occur at the high school, but was a few streets over. Four teens were taken into custody on Thursday to be interviewed. The vehicle the suspects used during the robbery was also recovered and officers said they also cleared a house located on Hudson Graham. 

This investigation remains open and ongoing.