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Man reportedly commits robbery, helps officers solve crime
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Man reportedly commits robbery, helps officers solve crime

Man reportedly commits robbery, helps officers solve crime

Man reportedly commits robbery, helps officers solve crime

We've learned a man committed and reported a crime in the same day.

The incidents happened on Wednesday and 29-year-old Jose Landeros is now in jail.

We're told Landeros is accused of robbing a man at gunpoint at the Tamarack Apartments. He was able to get away with the victim's phone, but the victim was able to get a partial license plate off Landeros' Tahoe.

Tulsa police say Landeros then called the Pryor Police Department claiming somebody had shot his Tahoe, but his story raised red flags.  Pryor PD called TPD to see if there were any incidents involving a Tahoe and the plate matched the robbery.

Officers were able to track Landeros down and they recovered the victim's phone.

Plus, it turns out the shots fired case had nothing to do with the robbery victim. So, by reporting the shots fired crime, he essentially got himself caught for the robbery.

 

[Information from arrest and booking report]

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