Abilene Police: 3 men arrested for allegedly robbing store at gunpoint

By Ariana Garza, Weekend Anchor/Crime & Courts Reporter, agarza@ktxs.com
POSTED: 11:46 AM Sep 24 2012   UPDATED: 5:11 PM Sep 24 2012
Armed robbery
ABILENE, Texas -

Three Abilene men were arrested Saturday in connection an armed robbery at Radio Shack on North 1st Street.

Caleb Collier, 23, Johnny Collier, 26, and Damon Russell, 25, were arrested.

Witnesses at Radio Shack reported one man came in with a gun and demanded all the money in the store. They said after they gave him the money, he fled on foot.

Police said Russell was an employee of the store and admitted to his involvement in organizing the robbery.

Police located the Collier in a car that was allegedly fleeing the scene. According to police, they had cash in the car along with the gun witnesses described.

As of Monday, each are being held in the Taylor County Jail on $50,000 bond.