Thursday just after midnight Officer Chad Allen was dispatched to a robbery at a business in the 3400 block of North First Street. A victim notified APD Dispatch that a male suspect had entered the store just before closing and brandished a knife during a demand for money. The suspect fled the scene before police arrival and the suspect left with cash. An initial attempt at locating the suspect was unsuccessful. A report for aggravated robbery was taken. No injuries were reported. The investigation into this crime continues.
Early Thursday morning at about 1:20, Officer Edward Cutbirth contacted a motorist in the 1400 block of South Clack Street after observing the vehicle traveling the wrong way on a one-way street. Officer Cutbirth contacted a female driver and smelled the odor of alcohol coming from the driver. He also observed the driver to be disoriented. The driver was given field sobriety tests which she failed. The driver was arrested and taken to jail where she provided breath samples. Breath samples taken revealed the driver's BAC to be above 0.150. The driver was charged with driving while intoxicated.