KENTLAND | A Kentland man was arrested early Sunday after robbing a store at gunpoint, the Newton County Sheriff's Office said.
Alfonzo L. Hicks is accused of robbing Casey's General store at 112 E. Seymour St. in Kentland about 12:10 a.m., according to a news release. Hicks showed workers a handgun and demanded money from the register, police said.
Hicks left the store and was stopped by a Kentland police officer during a traffic stop, according to the release.
He faces an armed robbery charge.