Robbery suspect arrested

Published: Oct. 19, 2015 at 4:24 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 26, 2015 at 4:24 PM EDT
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Rico Rayshon Rainey (Source: LMDC)
Rico Rayshon Rainey (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The man wanted for an armed robbery of a discount store is now under arrest.

Rico Rayshon Rainey, 39, was taken into custody in the 1700 block of W. Broadway on Oct. 17.

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Louisville Metro police say on the night of Oct. 7 Rainey entered a Dollar General store in the 7800 block of Dixie Highway armed with a knife. Rainey confronted the cashier and tried to grab the cash register drawer from her.

Rainey struggled with the cashier and threatened to hurt her. She received a small cut to her arm.

Bond for Rainey was set at $25,000 cash. He will be back in court on Oct. 29.

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