Witness: Guns pulled on 17-year-old Mapleton Gordy's Travel Plaza robberFargo, ND (WDAY TV) - One minor arrested tonight is accused of robbing Gordy's Travel Plaza in Mapleton.
Fargo, ND (WDAY TV) - One minor arrested tonight is accused of robbing Gordy's Travel Plaza in Mapleton.
The Cass County Sheriff's department says the armed robbery call came in at 6:01. About 10 minutes later, a deputy spotted the 17-year-old traveling eastbound on I-94 near Sheyenne Street.
The arrest was made on I-29, between I-94 and 32nd Avenue South.
One eyewitness told us guns were drawn before the arrest was made.
Authorities say evidence found inside the car indicates the right person is in custody.
Sheriff Paul Laney, Cass County: “That was extremely efficient and effective police work. A very observant deputy had a basic vehicle description and a direction of travel. Good coordinated effort by the units involved.”
Fargo police and the highway patrol also responded to the incident.