Man robs Circle K, arrested shortly after
POSTED: Monday, May 21, 2012 - 1:47pm
UPDATED: Monday, May 21, 2012 - 2:32pm
Char Demitro Allen, 35, was arrested last night after he robbed a Circle K located in the 8000 block of Plank Road.
It happened around 9:55 p.m. Allen robbed the clerk of cash and merchandise while armed with a handgun and fled in a silver Chevrolet Malibu.
A responding patrol officer spotted a car matching the description of the suspect’s and observed it run a red light at Plank and Dutton before pulling into a trailer park in the 6000 block of Plank.
The driver fled, but was quickly caught and taken into custody by officers. Property from the store robbery was found on his person and in the car.
Allen was charged with Armed Robbery, Resisting an Officer and Running a Red Light.