POSTED: Tuesday, December 21, 2010 - 1:05pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, December 21, 2010 - 3:14pm
LAS CRUCES – A Las Cruces man was arrested for allegedly robbing the dollar store where he used to work.
Police say 21-year-old Victor Flores was armed with a knife when he robbed the Family Dollar Store at 3975 S. Main Street.
Flores, who was wearing a black hoodie, demanded cash from a manager carrying a deposit bag, then took off.
He was arrested a short time later when police matched the vehicle description and pulled him over.
Flores had been recently fired from the same store.