Man charged with using shotgun in robbery

Published: Jun. 19, 2015 at 4:43 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 26, 2015 at 4:43 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery during which a shotgun was used.

Dustin Earl Nelson, 31, was arrested by Louisville Metro police at his Shelby Park neighborhood apartment on June 18.

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Nelson's arrest report says he held his victim at gunpoint with the shotgun and demanded money. The victim, who had known Nelson for six months, handed him $20 and fled from the scene.

Nelson remains at Louisville Metro Corrections on a $25,000 cash bond. He will be back in court on June 29.

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