Deputies arrest Circle K robber who used air soft gun
PIMA COUNTY, Ariz. (KGUN9-TV) - Deputies arrested a 21-year-old man for robbing a Circle K Sunday with an air soft gun.
Deputy Jesus Banuelos with the Pima County Sheriff's Department tells KGUN9 that Tobias James Horton was charged with one count of armed robbery in connection with a robbery at the Circle K at 5365 N. La Cholla Blvd. Sunday at 4:30 p.m.
Banuelos says deputies responded there and learned that the clerk was approached by someone carrying a handgun and demanding money from the register.
The clerk was able to provide deputies with a good description of the robbery who was later found on the river walk near the Circle K.
Horton admitted to deputies that he robbed the store. Deputies found an air soft gun in Horton's possession that resembled a real firearm.
Horton was booked into the Pima County Jail.