Police: Man commits strong armed robbery in Allentown
Suspect in custody for 7-Eleven holdup
Allentown police say the man who robbed a 7-Eleven early Sunday morning is in custody.
The incident happened around 5:40 a.m. at the store's 11 East Susquehanna Street location.
Police say 23-year-old Arden Scott became flustered when he didn't have enough money for the items he wanted to purchase. Scott then allegedly told the cashier he had a gun and stole the items.
Police say Scott then fled in his Mercedes-Benz before being pulled over by Allentown Police.
He's being held in prison on $50,000 bail.
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