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Suspect sentenced for armed robbery

DENHAM SPRINGS, LA (WAFB) -

A Morgan City man was sentenced to 15 years in prison after pleading no contest to armed robbery charges.

Albert Lightfoot, 32, had been accused of robbing the Advanced America Cash Advance on Range Ave. in Denham Springs in March 2010.

According to reports, Lightfoot and an accomplice entered the business, then Lightfoot crossed the counter and ordered an employee to take him to the safe in a back room.  He then had her take her clothes off and give him $800 in cash.

Lightfoot was later identified in a photo lineup by witnesses.

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