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Woman charged in East Nashville pizza-related armed robberies

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) - Police issued warrants for a woman's arrest after four armed robberies, two involving pizza restaurants and delivery drivers, in the East Nashville area.

Alexis Rutledge, 20, was identified as a suspect in the Feb. 20 armed robberies of a cashier at Italia Pizza on Woodland Street and a woman outside a home on McKennie Avenue. 

MORE: Woman sought in string of East Nashville robberies

Rutledge faces two counts of aggravated robbery. She may also face additional charges. 

Police are also investigating the armed robberies of another pizza delivery driver on Mitchell Road and a man outside his home on Belle Forrest Avenue. 

Officials believe Rutledge could be a suspect in these incidents because they occurred in the same area around the same time as the first two robberies. 

Rutledge was booked into the Metro jail Saturday. 

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