Man arrested after he robs Presto gas station

Handcuffs (KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Police have a suspect in custody after he robbed a Presto gas station.

Officials say it happened around 5 a.m. Saturday morning.

The 20-year-old clerk says a 50-year-old suspect threatened her with a knife. Police say the man stole her purse, took money from the cash register, and cigarettes from the store.

The say he also fled on foot and changed clothes, but officials found the man nearby.

Police were able to recover the stolen property and booked the suspect for aggravated robbery.

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