Three Arrested in Armed Robbery Incident in LaPorte

Three Illinois men have been charged in an armed robbery incident at the AT&T store in LaPorte on Monday.

Daniel J. Wright, Marcus Harris and Trebort L. Hardiman, wearing hoodies and masks, allegedly entered the store on J. Street in LaPorte and demanded phones and money. One of the suspects reportedly displayed a handgun.

Store employees were able to give LaPorte City Police a description of the suspect’s vehicle and with the assistance of the Michigan City Police, LaPorte County Sheriff’s Department and Trail Creek Police, the three suspects were found traveling toward Michigan City and taken into custody.

Wright, 24, and Harris, 19, have a preliminary charge of Armed Robbery, a Class B Felony, and Hardiman, 19, has a preliminary charge of Aiding or Inducing Armed Robbery, also a Class B Felony. They are being held in the LaPorte County Jail.