Man arrested for convenience store robbery
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A man has been arrested and charged in the armed robbery of a Louisville grocery store.
According to the arrest slip, Thomas Watts Jr., 18, along with two unnamed co-defendants, entered Berry Market on Berry Boulevard on Dec. 30 and demanded cash while pointing a silver revolver at the victim. All three suspects fled with cash and other property from the business, police said.
After a wanted flyer was sent out, officers began patrolling the area and located Watts wearing the same shoes and fitting the description. Upon stopping him, police say they found a silver revolver.
Police say Watts admitted to robbing the store and identified himself in the surveillance photos.
He was arrested and charged with robbery and carrying a concealed deadly weapon.
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