Minneapolis, MN (KROC-AM News)- A U.S. District Court Judge sentenced a St. Paul man to 17 years in prison for his role in a pair of armed robberies Monday. 

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A statement from US Attorney for Minnesota Andrew Luger says 23-year-old Devin Glover of St. Paul and his co-defendant, 21-year-old Marshawn Davison, held up a restaurant in Bloomington and a liquor store in St. Paul at gun point in June 2020. Glover shot and nearly killed the restaurant's owner before taking cash from the register.

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Glover also brandished a firearm during the liquor store robbery. He again stole cash from the register after physically assaulting an employee, the statement says. Glover pleaded guilty to one count of discharging a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence, and one crime of brandishing a firearm during and in relation to a crime of violence in May. 

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Along with the 17 years behind bars, Glover will also have to serve four years of supervised release. Davison pleaded guilty to one count of Hobbs Act robbery and was sentenced in May to six years in prison followed by three years of supervised release.

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