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Americus arrests armed robber suspect

By Jennifer Emert - bio | email

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - A tip from one of our viewers helped Americus Police take a dangerous man off the streets.

Tuesday we showed you this dramatic surveillance video of an armed robber holding up the Pure Station on Martin Luther King Boulevard in Americus.

A viewer told police the man as Bobby Scoble, Junior.

He was arrested this morning in Albany at an apartment on Lennox Drive.

Police say Scoble shot at owner Dash Patel during the robbery and held his wife Pinky at gunpoint.

He's being held in the Sumter County Jail.

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