NEWTON FALLS, Ohio (WKBN) – A suspect is in custody after an armed robbery Saturday morning.
Several police departments arrested 24-year-old Adam McDermott near West Branch. He is facing an aggravated robbery charge.
According to Newton Falls Police, McDermott entered the Sunoco on Milton Boulevard and set a rifle on the counter. The suspect then demanded money and left the store.
The vehicle had no license plate and left northbound on Milton Boulevard and then westbound on Broad Street.
Ohio State Highway Patrol, the Ohio Department of Natural Resources and the Portage County Sheriff’s Office assisted in arresting McDermott.
Police credited Trumbull County Dispatchers for their help in the investigation.
To see a video of the suspect, check the Newton Falls Police Facebook page.
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