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Suspect arrested in violent 2013 store robbery

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Russell Mario Hughes (Source: Hardin County Detention Center) Russell Mario Hughes (Source: Hardin County Detention Center)

RADCLIFF, KY (WAVE) - Nearly a year after the crime a man is now behind bars charged with attempted murder after an armed robbery.

According to Radcliff police, Russell Mario Hughes, 24, was the person walked into the Brooks Market on January 14, 2013 and fired a gun multiple times at the store clerk before running away.

Some clothing items found near the crime scene were sent to the Kentucky State Police crime lab for DNA and gunshot residue analysis. Tests found DNA from Hughes and the gunshot on the items.

Nothing was taken from the business and no one was hurt.

Hughes is being held in the Hardin County Detention Center in Elizabethtown on a $25,000 bond.

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