Arrest made in connection with ETX armed robbery
POSTED: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 9:58am
UPDATED: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 10:07am
Nacgodoches, Texas (KETK) — Nacogdoches Police have made an arrest connected with a Wednesday morning robbery.
NPD Detectives and Street Crimes Unit officers arrested James E. Brittain, 41, of Nacogdoches, at a house in the 400 block of Travis Street Wednesday night at approximately 9:00 p.m.
The crime happened at 6:39 a.m., Wednesday morning, when police said a man entered Murphy's Express in the 4400 block of North Street and demanded money. He also claimed he had a weapon on him.
After the robber received an undisclosed amount of cash, he left the scene in an older model tan/black Mitsubishi Montero.
Brittain was taken into custody on a felony warrant for robbery and remains in the Nacogdoches County Jail.