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Suspect arrested after foiled robbery attempt

Published: Sep. 29, 2015 at 4:34 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 6, 2015 at 4:34 PM EDT
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Kenneth Michael Graves (Source: LMDC)
Kenneth Michael Graves (Source: LMDC)

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.

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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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