ARMED ROBBERY: Suspects In Custody
Law enforcement in Newton were on the hunt for three men allegedly involved in an armed robbery Thursday evening.
Police say several suspects robbed a clothing store in Williamsburg earlier in the evening.
The men were taken into custody just after 9 p.m.
The Newton Daily News alerted residents within a half-mile radius around Barney’s Towing in Southeast Newton to be on alert as police were searching the area for the men following a short pursuit on I-80.
A Channel 13 viewer said the suspects were arrested on S 13th Ave E in Newton.
Calls to the Jasper County Sheriff and Newton Police have not been returned.