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Woman Charged in Downtown Hilo Store Robbery

February 1, 2013, 4:45 PM HST
* Updated February 1, 4:49 PM
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Police have charged a woman accused of robbing a Hilo store at gunpoint Thursday with first-degree robbery and other crimes.

Tia Nohealani Menino, 23, was also charged with terroristic threatening, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, three counts of theft and three other firearms violations.

Bail for Menino was set at $28,750. She was being held at the Hilo cellblock pending her initial court appearance.

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