Suspect in March Circle K robbery arrested - KAIT-Jonesboro, AR-News, weather, sports

Suspect in March Circle K robbery arrested

Posted: Updated:
Sean Patrick Tighe (Source: Tucson Police Department) Sean Patrick Tighe (Source: Tucson Police Department)
Surveillance footage of Circle K robbery suspect (Source: Tucson Police Department) Surveillance footage of Circle K robbery suspect (Source: Tucson Police Department)
Surveillance footage of Circle K robbery suspect (Source: Tucson Police Department) Surveillance footage of Circle K robbery suspect (Source: Tucson Police Department)
  • Most ReadMost ReadMore>>

  • Student found dead in apartment identified as UofL cheerleader

    Student found dead in apartment identified as UofL cheerleader

    Tuesday, July 29 2014 10:44 AM EDT2014-07-29 14:44:12 GMT
    The name of a 22-year-old University of Louisville student who was found dead in an off-campus apartment Monday has been released.
    The name of a 22-year-old University of Louisville student who was found dead in an off-campus apartment Monday has been released.
  • Man's homemade 'trap' leads to neighbor's arrest

    Man's homemade 'trap' leads to neighbor's arrest

    A Terrebonne Parish man's homemade trap led to the arrest of his neighbor, police say. The incident happened on Bull Run Road in Schriever. The resident said that his shed had been burglarized while he
    A Terrebonne Parish man's homemade trap led to the arrest of his neighbor, police say.
  • Video: MMA fighter takes down would-be thieves

    Video: MMA fighter takes down would-be thieves

    Monday, July 28 2014 1:15 PM EDT2014-07-28 17:15:48 GMT

    Mayura Dissanayaka was behind the counter when he noticed his fellow employee return after a run to the bank. An SUV pulled in the parking lot and two men jumped out to grab the bank bag.

    Mayura Dissanayaka was behind the counter when he noticed his fellow employee return after a run to the bank. An SUV pulled in the parking lot and two men jumped out to grab the bank bag.

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

The suspect in a March Circle K robbery was arrested Friday after turning himself in to police.

According to the Tucson Police Department, 43-year-old Sean Patrick Tighe was booked into the Pima County Jail, charged with one count each of aggravated assault and armed robbery.

According to an earlier Tucson Police release Tighe entered a Circle K in the 1700 block of West Speedway Boulevard on March 5, and lingered in the store for more than 20 minutes before allegedly pulling out a knife and demanding money from the clerk. 

He received an undisclosed amount of money before running from the store. According to TPD no one was injured during the incident. 

Copyright 2014 Tucson News Now. All rights reserved.

  • Suspect in March Circle K robbery arrestedMore>>

Powered by WorldNow

472 Craighead Co. 766
Jonesboro, AR 72401
(870) 931-8888

FCC Public File
publicfile@kait8.com
(870) 336-1816
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KAIT. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.