Four men with sword arrested in armed robbery in Longwood

Men face variety of charges

LONGWOOD, Fla. – Four men were arrested on early Wednesday morning for armed robbery after trying to collect a debt, the Longwood Police Department said.

The men were attempting to collect debt from a victim, when a disturbance happened in the area of 2nd Place in Longwood, Fl at 3 a.m.

Police said the suspects allegedly used a sword to commit criminal mischief and attempt to commit grand theft of a motor vehicle.

The four men ran from the car and were stopped by police a short time later.

The groups was arrested and charged with robbery with a weapon in the attempt of grand theft of a motor vehicle.