One in custody following grocery store armed robbery
JONESBORO, Ark. (KAIT) - Police arrested a man Sunday in connection with a robbery at Bill’s Cost-Plus on Hilltop.
The robbery happened around 6:20 p.m. Saturday, June 12.
The male suspect went into the store, proceeded to rob the business and left with an undisclosed amount of money, police said.
Following the holdup, police said the suspect headed toward the Brookland area on Highway 49.
Two hours after the robbery, Jonesboro police announced they had arrested the suspect.
Region 8 News spoke with the worker who was confronted by the suspect. He said he was okay and has had time to calm down.
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