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Robber used Facebook to lure victim to Reading park, police say

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

A Berks County man is behind bars, accused of ambushing a victim he found on Facebook.

Police say Bryan Williams lured a man to a park in Reading by offering to sell a pair of sneakers through the social media site.

Police say when the buyer showed up last month, Williams was waiting with a gun and robbed the man.

Witnesses called police, and the victim helped detectives track down the suspect.

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