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Robbery And Chase Ends In An Arrest

Law enforcement responded to an armed robbery at the Allsups Convenience Store on US 287 in Memphis that turned into a chase.

Memphis Police were called to the scene and determined a male subject had committed an aggravated robbery using a knife before fleeing in a vehicle Northbound towards Clarendon.

Donley County authorities were notified and located the suspect vehicle in the town of Leila Lake where a pursuit started.

 The suspect vehicle fled from Deputies and Texas Department of Public Saftey Troopers southbound back towards the City of Memphis.

Hall County deputies joined the chase in Hedley.

The suspect continued to run back into the City of Memphis through a residential neighborhood before crashing into a fence in the 1200 block of West Robertson Street where he was taken into custody.

Further investigation revealed the vehicle used in the robbery and pursuit was reported stolen out of the City of Amarillo.



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