OWENSBORO, KY (WFIE) - Owensboro Police have arrested a suspect in a late night robbery.
Michael R. Jackson is charged with first degree robbery in connection with the holdup at the Kangaroo Express on W. Parrish Avenue. The robbery happened around 11:30pm Sunday.
Police say Jackson came in the store while a clerk was stocking coffee. He reportedly ordered the clerk to the front of the store with a gun to her back.
According to investigators, Jackson fled with money and cigarettes.
An anonymous tip led to him being identified in a police line-up.
Police say Jackson was also captured on surveillance video.