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Four arrested in Olympic Avenue holdup

Northeast District police said they arrested three men and a woman Friday in connection with a gunpoint robbery that occurred Thursday at a home on Olympic Avenue between Warwick and Connelly avenues.

Charged with first-degree robbery and criminal possession of weapons and of stolen property were Dennis Martin, 29; Justin Cox, 19; Wayne Wood, 17; and Maryam Johnson, age not listed.

The victim, a Cheektowaga man, said he was robbed of a smartphone and $200 to $250 in cash.

Police said they captured Cox and Martin near the corner of Olympic Avenue and Decker Street, and recovered some money. A credit card was found in bushes nearby. A .22-caliber long handgun and a 12-gauge shotgun were recovered at a house on Decker Street, where Woods was arrested. Johnson was caught on Grider Street, where the phone was recovered.