WICHITA — A 36-year-old man was arrested a short time after the Dollar General store at 21st and Broadway was robbed Monday afternoon.
An employee of the store said a man came in at 2:55 p.m., indicated he had a gun and demanded money from the register, police said. He then left with the money.
A police lieutenant responding to the reported robbery spotted a man walking in the 1800 block of North Market who matched the description of the suspect.
He apprehended the man and took him back to the store, where the employee confirmed he was the robber.
The man was booked into jail.