Gregory Gutowski (Photo: Taxarkana Police Department)
TEXARKANA, Ark. (KTHV) - A Texarkana man was located and arrested after fleeing the scene of a robbery.
According Public Information Officer Kristi Mitchell, Texarkana Police currently have Gregory Gutowski, 40, of Ashland, Ky., in custody and has been charged with robbery.
Officers said when they arrived, an EZ Mart employee told them Gutowski came inside the business and demanded cash from the register while acting as if he had a weapon in the pocket of his hooded sweatshirt. After receiving the cash, he fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction.
Detective John Cochran and other TAPD Detectives were able to locate Gutowski within 24 hours of the robbery.
Police have not been able to determine how much money was taken from the register.