Rapid City police arrest teenager for armed robbery

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KOTA TV) - A 16-year-old teen is in a lot of hot water now that he has been identified as an armed robbery suspect.

Rapid City police, according to a release, received numerous tips after a photo of the convenience store robbery suspect was released. The teen has been arrested but because of his age, his name will not be released.

The robbery was at the Yes Way convenience store on North Haines Avenue, Nov. 21.

Witnesses told police that a male subject had entered the store brandishing a black revolver-style pistol. The suspect demanded money and cigarettes, while pointing the pistol at the employees.