Athens police arrest teen for gas station robbery

A 17-year-old is charged in Athens for robbing a gas station.

Posted: Aug 31, 2020 2:58 PM

Athens police say a juvenile is in custody for robbing a local gas station.

The department says investigators arrested the 17-year-old suspect Friday evening for the robbery of the Fuel City on Market Street Thursday evening.

The juvenile was developed as a suspect from surveillance video of the robbery, according to a police statement on Monday.

The suspect was booked in the Limestone County Jail.

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