Man arrested after robbery in Hoxie

HOXIE, AR (KAIT) – A man is behind bars in Hoxie after police say he robbed another man.

According to Det. Eric Cheatham with the Hoxie Police Department, officers were called out on Monday, April 15th to the Lawrence Memorial Hospital in Walnut Ridge.

There a victim told police that a man hit him in the head with a handgun and robbed him in Hoxie.

Police arrested the suspect and charged him with aggravated robbery.

He was taken to the Lawrence County Jail. Police have not released any names in this investigation.

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