26-year-old arrested for robbing man at gunpoint
COLUMBIA – Officers arrested a 26-year-old man who they say robbed a man at gunpoint at a Casey’s Convenience Store on Wednesday morning.
At 7:37 a.m., Columbia police responded to the victim at Gerbes Supermarket on Paris Road. The victim said he drove the suspect, Kyle Mathew Ledbetter, to the Casey’s store on Clark Lane where he gave Ledbetter an undisclosed amount of money.
Police said Ledbetter then fled the area but was located just before 8 a.m. in the 2000 block of Holly Avenue.
He was arrested for first degree robbery and armed criminal action.