Arrest made in Killeen Walgreens robbery

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Omari Javion Green

Killeen police have arrested a 28-year-old Killeen man in connection with a Friday morning robbery of a Walgreens store.

The robbery was reported at 2:54 a.m. Friday at the Walgreens at 1000 East Central Texas Expressway.

Officers were told a man had come into the store and approached the counter to make a purchase.

When the store clerk walked behind the counter to help him, he displayed a handgun and demanded money.

The clerk handed over the cash and the suspect fled.

Police were given a detailed description of the suspect including what he was wearing and later found a man nearby who matched that description.

The clerk was later able to identify him.

The man picked up by police was identified as 28-year-old Omari Javion Green.

His bond on an aggravated robbery charge was set at $100,000.

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