Teen sentenced after pleading guilty to armed robbery

A Lafayette teen has been sentenced for his role in an armed robbery that took place in November

Posted: Apr. 13, 2018 1:23 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — A Lafayette teen has been sentenced for his role in an armed robbery that took place in November. 17-year-old Wanya Dunn was sentenced to 10 years, 6 and a half years in Department of Corrections and 3 and a half years of supervised probation.

Related: Three charged in an armed robbery case

On November 29 Lafayette Police responded to 4803 State Road 26 East regarding a robbery in progress. Police say the victim was walking along State Road 26 when a car pulled over next to him.

The driver tried to call to him through the passenger side window, when an accomplice, grabbed the victim's shoulder from behind and pressed a pistol against his side.

The robbers took a backpack, wallet, two jackets, and a set of keys and drove off.

Officers say a witness followed the suspect vehicle and they were quickly found by police.

They say 17-year-old Wanya Dunn, 16-year-old Glenn Ladd, and 30-year-old Zachary Sondgeroth were found inside.

They also allegedly found all of the victim's belongings and a 38-caliber revolver.

Sondgeroth has been charged with armed robbery, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon, two counts of carrying a handgun without a license, and two counts of theft.

Ladd has been charged with armed robbery, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, pointing a firearm, theft, and carrying a handgun without a license.

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