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Two arrested in connection with robbery, beating in Vanderburgh County

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VANDERBURGH CO., IN (WFIE) -

Two men are arrested in connection with a robbery and beating in Vanderburgh County.

It happened Monday night in the area of North Saint Joseph Avenue and Mill Road.

The victim told deputies he was at a storage unit with three men he knew when they attacked him.

The victim says he handed over cash and received a large cut on his forehead, as well as bruises all over.

Jon Brody Schmitt, 24, of Evansville and John Eric Owen, 24, of Mt. Vernon were arrested Thursday.

Deputies say several items related to the robbery were found in Schmitt's home.

The two suspects are charged with robbery, battery with a deadly weapon and theft.

A third juvenile suspect is also expected to face charges.

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