2 Arrested In Longview Armed Robbery

Two men are jailed after police chase them down on charges of armed robbery. They asked to use a Longview man's phone... but police say instead they stole his cash at gunpoint. The armed robbery happened Saturday outside a home on Davis street.

Police say 20 year old Gerald Wayne Smith and 19 year old Jose Cerna walked up to the victim, said they needed to borrow his phone, then demanded money. After a foot chase with officers both men were charged with 3 counts of aggravated robbery.