Man sentenced to 25 years without parole for armed robbery

AMITE, LA (WAFB) - A 22-year-old man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison without parole after pleading guilty to armed robbery.

Police say the man, Jarvis Jack, entered a Hammond restaurant on Oct. 19 , 2012 armed with a pistol and demanded money and phones from two of the employees. He wore a hat and a shirt tied around his face.

Detectives used the stolen cell phones and video footage from a nearby gas station to help identity Jack.

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