MARTIN, Tenn. (KFVS) - A man is accused of robbing a family as they sat watching a sunset.
Louis Stephen Rechis III, 20, from Sharon, was charged with aggravated robbery.
According to the Weakley County Sheriff’s Department, three members of the same family were parked on a road south of Martin, Tenn. on Sunday, June 14 around 8:19 p.m. watching the sunset when they were blocked in by a white sport utility vehicle.
The driver allegedly got out of his SUV and approached the three people in their car. Deputies say he pulled out a weapon and robbed them of $60.
On Monday, June 15, based on information from the victims, the sheriff’s department arrested Rechis.
Deputies recovered the vehicle and gun used in the incident, but said the money was not recovered.