On Sunday, December 27, Belton police arrested Russell Thomas, 27, of Belton, in connection with an early morning robbery at the CEFCO convenience store at 912 E. Central Ave.
Thomas, charged with Aggravated Robbery, was apprehended after 3 a.m. on Sunday within blocks of the store. Thomas entered the business and displayed a firearm and demanded money before fleeing.
He is being held in Bell County Jail with a bond of $100,000.
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