Town of Tonawanda man gets 20-year sentence for robberies across northtowns


TOWN OF TONAWANDA, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Town of Tonawanda man will spend the next 20 years behind bars.

In August, Justin Jenkins and his wife Heather pleaded guilty to a string of robberies across the northtowns.

Heather admitted to helping her husband steal from three convenience stores in Amherst and the Tonawandas.

Justin pleaded guilty to six counts of robbery.

A judge will sentence Heather in November. She faces a maximum of 21 years in prison.

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