Jayson Lassiter sentenced for armed robbery

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A 23-year-old volunteer firefighter for Prince George’s County Fire Department was sentenced to three years Tuesday for robbing his ex-girlfriend with several other men in D.C.

A D.C. Superior Court judge sentenced Jayson Lassiter for robbing his ex-girlfriend while armed on March 16 in the 1300 block of Michigan Avenue NE.

Authorities say Lassiter and several accomplices, armed with guns and wearing masks, robbed his ex-girlfriend and another man of cell phones.