Suspect Arrested After Armed Robbery at Walgreens

An 18-year-old Omaha man is facing charges after police say he held up a store in Kearney.

It happened just after 3 a.m. Wednesday at the Walgreens at 2562 2nd Avenue.

Officials say an employee of Walgreens told police a man entered the store with a handgun and demanded money from the cash register. The man then fled Walgreens with an undisclosed amount of money.

Officers arrested Robert Citro several blocks away. They recovered the cash and handgun, which turned out to be a BB gun.

Citro is facing charges of robbery and Use of a weapon to commit a felony.