Two Suspects Arrested In Connection With Overnight Armed Robbery
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Sioux Falls police have arrested two people who they say were responsible for an overnight armed robbery.
Police arrested 53-year-old Gregory Armstrong and 58-year-old Cordell Jackson on first degree robbery charges.
Police say Armstrong and Jackson entered Toppers Pizza located at 817 South Minnesota Avenue around 9:45 Tuesday night. The investigation revealed that one of the suspects distracted an employee by asking to exchange a bill for quarters while the other showed a firearm and demanded money.
Police say a delivery driver returning to the store saw the robbery in progress and called police.
Armstrong and Jackson fled the scene with $275.
After some time police say they located one suspect at a nearby gas station and the other was located near 17th and Spring Avenue.
Police say there was no injuries reported and most of the stolen money was recovered.