St. Thomas police have a suspect in custody following an armed robbery at a convenience store.
Police were called to the Mac’s Milk at Talbot St. and Pearl St. just after 2:30 a.m. Tuesday.
A lone suspect, reportedly armed with a handgun, ran off with a quantity of cash and cigarettes.
The store’s clerk wasn’t hurt during the incident.
A short time later, a homeowner called police about a suspicious man who had shown up at his door asking to call a cab.
Police responded to the scene and arrested the man in connection with the armed robbery.
A 21-year-old man of no-fixed address was taken into custody and is being held for further investigative purposes.