Police arrest man in connection to an armed robbery in March

Canvas Laron Shell (Source: Searcy Police Department)
Canvas Laron Shell (Source: Searcy Police Department)

Searcy, AR (KAIT) – Police have arrested aman in connection to an armed robbery in March of this year.

According to Searcy Police Detective ScottThomas, on March 10th a male entered the Moms and Pops Tobacco Store in Searcywearing a camouflage jacket and bandana over his face. Thomas says the man thenpointed a handgun at store employees and began to demand money.

Over the course of the investigation, SearcyPolice developed Canvas Laron Shell as the suspect.

They arrested Shell on July 5th and chargedhim with aggravated robbery.

He is being held in the White CountyDetention Center in lieu of $25,000.00 bond.

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