Man Burns Business in Upper Valley Robbery
POSTED: Saturday, January 10, 2009 - 7:03pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 2:22pm
Police say Suspect Demanded Cash then Started Fire
Police charged a man with aggravated robbery after they say he tired to steal money from an Upper Valley business.
Investigators say the man lit a flammable substance on fire inside the ACE Checks Cashed business on the 5000 block of Doniphan.
A witness used a fire extinguisher to put out the flames.
Police arrested the man about a block away from the scene after he took off.
It's not yet known what the substance used in the robbery was.