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May 11, 2012 at 6:09 PM

Renton police seek robber who beat smoke-shop owner

The owner of a South Renton smoke shop was robbed inside his business Wednedsay and severely beaten in the process, Renton police say.

A video  released by police showed the two suspects, identified by police as Joel White and Christopher Lockett Jr.  beating owner with a stick, bottles, fists and feet.

White was arrested Friday by detectives, but Lockett remains at large.

Renton Police are asking anyone with knowledge of Lockett’s whereabouts to call 911 and consider the man violent and dangerous.

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