Fulton Police stop would-be armed robbers

3 years 4 months 3 weeks ago Monday, July 21 2014 Jul 21, 2014 Monday, July 21, 2014 9:59:00 AM CDT July 21, 2014 in Coverage From Callaway
By: Paige Travis, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

FULTON - Two suspects who police said nearly robbed a Fulton business Sunday were still being held at the Callaway County Jail Monday.

Fulton Police stopped a potential armed robbery early Sunday morning just before the would-be attackers attempted to rob a Fulton business. Police didn't say what business the two nearly robbed.

Officers arrested Michael Arnold and Ash Short of Ohio for first degree attempted robbery.

A Fulton Police spokesperson said police were investigating suspicious activity at a local business when they discovered the suspects. Officers said the subjects were in the process of attempting to rob the business with a knife.

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