Sears robbery suspect arraigned

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LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - The man accused of robbing an East Texas department store was in court Monday.

Michael Dietz, 24, turned himself in over the weekend on aggravated robbery assault charges. Monday, Dietz was arraigned on those charges.

Court documents reveal that Dietz and a female accomplice, stole three Nintendo DSI video game systems from the Sears department store in Longview last month. Court documents also say Dietz pulled out a knife and threatened store employees when they confronted him.

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