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Robbery suspect in custody after short pursuit in Lindale

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LINDALE (KYKX) - A suspect who was involved in a Lindale gas station robbery is in custody following a short pursuit on Hwy. 69 North.

Police tell CBS 19 News, the suspect, 36-year-old  Jaworski Adkins of Lindale, robbed the Conoco Convenience Store located in downtown Lindale shortly before noon Friday.

A store clerk said the suspect reached over the counter, grabbed some money,  and then fled in a vehicle that was spotted a short time later by police.

Officers stopped the car and arrested Adkins. Police were told Adkins had a small steel pistol.

No injuries were reported during the hold-up.

 

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