1 arrested in connection to armed robbery in Herrin, IL

(Source: Herrin Police Department)
(Source: Herrin Police Department)

HERRIN, IL (KFVS) - A Herrin man is behind bars in connection to an armed robbery investigation.

According to the Herrin Police Department, Zyren McFarland, 22, faces a charge of Robbery.

Officers responded to the Casey's General Store on North Park Avenue just after 4:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 16.

Witnesses said that two people went inside the store and claimed they had a gun.

The suspects got away with some cash.

Police say the second suspect has been identified and located.

It's not clear if that person will face charges.

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