Montgomery Co. Sheriff's Office investigates attempted robbery - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Montgomery Co. Sheriff's Office investigates attempted robbery

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RADFORD - The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call today, May 12th, of an armed robbery in progress at Christy's Market on Peppers Perry Rd. in Radford.

The Sheriff's Office says responding units found the suspect and his vehicle a few miles away front he scene.

He was identified as Kevin Scott Sands, 27, a white male with brown hair and blue eyes, about 6'1".

Sands was taken into custody without incident, and the Sheriff's Office says a small caliber handgun was found along with the suspect's vehicle.

The Montgomery County Sheriff's Office is still investigating the attempted robbery.

Charges were obtained for armed robbery, use of a firearm during the commission of a felony and abduction.


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