Police arrest suspect for robbery of local internet cafe

An armed robbery ended with an arrest.

COPPERAS COVE - A man is in police custody for a Saturday afternoon robbery at the Long Horn Internet Cafe located at 827 E Business Hwy 190.

Officials said around 2:14 p.m., officers responded to a report of an aggravated robbery.

When officers arrived, they learned a suspect 25-year-old Samuel Patrick Hunter wearing a blue sweat shirt had fled the scene on foot after brandishing a handgun inside the business and demanding money.

Shortly after, officers were told a citizen detained Hunter in the 900 block of Industrial Avenue. They were able to identify the suspect from the description given by the victim and surveillance video.

Hunter was taken to the Copperas Cove Police Department where he was charged with Aggravated Robbery.

He was arraigned by Justice of the Peace William Price and has a bond set at $25,000.

No injuries were reported. 

© 2017 KCEN-TV


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