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Three arrested for robbery and assault

Jordan Lynn Garrett. Photo Source: Gregg County Jail. Jordan Lynn Garrett. Photo Source: Gregg County Jail.
Eric Eugene Christian. Photo Source: Gregg County Jail. Eric Eugene Christian. Photo Source: Gregg County Jail.
Candace Lynn Cranford. Photo Source: Gregg County Jail. Candace Lynn Cranford. Photo Source: Gregg County Jail.

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - Three people have been arrested in connection with a robbery and assault in Longview about a month ago.

The incident happened on November 1, at the American Dream Inn, in the 2000 block of E. Marshall Avenue.

Longview police say November 1, they spoke with a male victim, who said that he and another male met two prostitutes, identified as Jordan Lynn Garrett, 21, and Candace Lynn Cranford, 25, at one of the motel rooms.

At some point in the evening, the victim said $300.00 was missing from his pants.

An argument occurred, and 30-year-old Eric Eugene Christian entered the room hitting one of the men several times in the face before fleeing with the two women.

A witness from the motel later identified Christian and Cranford in photo line-ups.

Jordan Lynn Garrett and Eric Eugene Christian are both being held on $50,000 bond, Christian is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, while Garrett is charged with robbery.

Candace Lynn Cranford is being held on a criminal trespass charge.

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