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BURLINGTON CITY — Two city residents are accused of taking part in a pair of robberies and a home invasion in Burlington City.

Rashad Dawkins, 20, is charged with robbery, simple assault and theft stemming from an Oct. 13 robbery in the 300 block of Saint Mary Street, according to Burlington City police.

Authorities also charged a 16-year-old alleged accomplice for his role in the Oct. 13 robbery as well as a Sept. 16 home invasion at a York Street house and an Oct. 24 robbery near East Broad and Corson streets.

Victims were assaulted in all three incidents, police said. One suspect was reportedly armed with a stun gun in the home invasion.

Police said both have ties to a group arrested Oct. 15 in connection with a person being threatened with a firearm in the 400 block of Saint Mary Street.