Evansville Police say undercover agents stopped an armed robbery from happening and arrested a man in an undercover sting on Friday.
Officers say 25-year-old Bassil Kamali was already on probation for an armed robbery, and tried to buy a gun during a sting operation.
Police say he told the undercover officers he planned to commit a robbery and had a target in mind.
They say he offered to pay for the gun with the proceeds of that robbery. He was arrested during his meeting with the officers.
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