Suspect arrested after foiled robbery attempt
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - It took just 24 hours to arrest the person wanted in connection with the attempted armed robbery of a convenience store.
The robbery happened at 3:24 p.m. on Sept. 27 at the Mohsen Food Mart, 349 W. Kenwood Way, at the corner of W. Woodlawn Avenue.
According to Louisville Metro police, the suspect, Kenneth Michael Graves, 43, came into the store with a handgun and demanded the cash. Graves fled without the money when the store clerk pulled a gun on him.
Graves was arrested the next day wearing the same clothing he had on during the robbery. Detectives said Graves gave a recorded statement in which he admitted to the robbery.
Graves is being held on a $10,000 cash bond.
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