Police catch robbery suspect in W. Toledo

Posted by LS - email

WEST TOLEDO (WTOL) - A robbery suspect is in custody after police caught up with him.

Police say the suspect first tried to rob a gas station on Alexis and Lewis, then held up the Family Video on Laskey and Secor.

Police pulled him over on Berkshire and Jackman.

Police tell us the suspect pointed a gun at the gas station clerk and demanded money, but only got away with a pack of cigarettes.

He managed to get away with some cash from Family Video, but officers spotted the suspect's car a short time later.

Police tell us they found a gun in the car and that one of the victims identified the suspect as the robber.