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Houston duo caught in Birmingham, charged with robbery and kidnapping

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Aroldo Regalado Aroldo Regalado
Amilcar Cedilla Amilcar Cedilla

Two men from Houston, TX have been arrested and charged with two counts of Robbery 1st Degree and one count of Kidnapping, each, according to the Birmingham Police Department.  Aroldo Regalado and Amilcar Cedilla, both from Houston, TX reportedly, under condition of payment, agreed to transport the victim from Houston to Birmingham. 

After meeting with family members of the victim in the 9200 block of Parkway East on June 19, 2012 the suspects robbed all the subjects at gunpoint and stated they were taking the victim back to Texas.

The suspects were followed on the interstate and eventually pulled over and arrested by the Bessemer Police Department on I-59 southbound near Academy Drive.  The suspects were then handed over to the Birmingham Police.

Regalado and Cedilla are being held without bond at the Jefferson County Jail.