Lynchburg, VA - A 19-year-old Lynchburg man will spend eight years in prison after pleading guilty to robbery.
Demetrius Gilbert pleaded guilty to five felony charges Friday morning.
He was charged in an armed robbery that took place on Callaham Street in February.
Gilbert was set to go on trial later this month.
Carlton Thomas, 21, has also been charged with the crime. He is awaiting trial in October.