KCK man pleads guilty to 12 robberies in 10 days

06/26/2013 6:59 AM

06/26/2013 7:00 AM

A Kansas City, Kan., man admits he went on a robbery spree last year.

On Tuesday, 45-year-old Llewellyn Richard pleaded guilty to robbing 12 businesses over a 10-day period in late December last year. All but two of the robberies were in Kansas City, Kan.

Police arrested Richards on Jan. 1. He fled when officers tried to pull over his truck but was arrested when he crashed.

Sentencing is scheduled for Oct. 25. KAKE-TV reports a plea agreement recommends a sentence of 20 years in federal prison.

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