Murphysboro Police arrest man for armed robbery - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Murphysboro Police arrest man for armed robbery

Darnell Porter (Source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept.) Darnell Porter (Source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
Surveillance photo of armed robbery Surveillance photo of armed robbery
Surveillance photo of armed robbery Surveillance photo of armed robbery
Outside the "Power Gas" gas station Outside the "Power Gas" gas station

Murphysboro Police arrested a man for armed robbery.

Police say Darnell Porter went into the "Power Gas" gas station on Walnut Street Sunday around 10 p.m. carrying a gun.

Officers say he got away with cash.  

However, they were able to track him down using the store's surveillance video.

Officers found Porter's SUV nearby and arrested him.

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