Tucson police arrest suspect in robbery

2013-08-20T14:45:00Z 2013-08-20T20:39:04Z Tucson police arrest suspect in robberyKimberly Matas Arizona Daily Star Arizona Daily Star
August 20, 2013 2:45 pm  • 

Police have made an arrest in an armed robbery at a Family Dollar store.

Kevin Blake, 44, was booked into the Pima County jail and faces one count of armed robbery for an Aug. 1 theft at the Family Dollar, at 7026 E. Golf Links Road west of South Kolb Road, Sgt. Chris Widmer, spokesman for the Tucson Police Department, said in a news release.

Friday afternoon TPD released a surveillance photo showing Blake at the store. The suspect was arrested Friday night.

Blake is suspected of robbing the clerk at knifepoint and fleeing the scene in a gold-colored Toyota car.

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