South Bend Police arrest suspect in robberies tied to dating app

SOUTH BEND, Ind. - The South Bend Police Department has arrested a suspect in connection with a string of armed robberies linked to a dating app on the city's northeast side.

Dayavion Thompson, 19, was arrested following a search warrant in Mishawaka.

In late June, the South Bend Police Department's Major Crimes Unit launched an investigation after victims reported they were robbed at gunpoint after meeting up with someone from a dating app.

If you have any information on these cases, please leave an anonymous tip with Michiana Crime Stoppers at 574-288-STOP.

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