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Teen arrested for robbery, theft from Cannelton store

Teen arrested for robbing Cannelton convenience store (Source: Raycom Image) Teen arrested for robbing Cannelton convenience store (Source: Raycom Image)
CANNELTON, IN (WFIE) -

A 17-year-old is arrested following a robbery at a Cannelton convenience store.

Police say a clerk called 911 at 7:45 Friday night to say a person with a gun had robbed Tom's Circle S at 204 S. 7th Street.

A man who was in the store at the time of the robbery chased the suspect into the parking lot and kept him there until police arrived.

Police say they recovered cash taken during the robbery and a BB/pellet-type pistol that was made to appear realistic.

The 17-year-old suspect from Tell City is charged with robbery and theft.

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