Suspect holds woman, children at gunpoint to get away from Best Buy robbery
Police say Fulton resident Erik Demetrek Colbert, 28, was arrested and booked into the Boone County Jail.
A press statement said Colbert held a Best Buy employee at gunpoint before ordering the woman and her children to carry the stolen items to a vehicle. Colbert drove the vehicle from the scene and was arrested about 30 minutes later, police said.
He is facing charges of kidnapping, assault, armed criminal action, first-degree robbery and felony stealing.