The Russellville Police Department was dispatched to a robbery at 9th Street Shell on Oct. 8, 2016, at approximately 10:55 p.m. Kierra Payne, an employee, advised she had been robbed and the suspect might have had a gun. The suspect fled the scene prior to officers arrival.
During the investigation, the suspect was identified as 18-year-old Stephen (Sam) Hunter who turned himself in and was subsequently arrested.
Mr. Hunter was lodged at the Logan County Detention Center early the next morning on Oct. 9 for Robbery 2nd Degree, Tampering with Physical Evidence, and Theft by Unlawful Taking O/$500.
RPD officers were assisted on scene by deputies with the Logan County Sheriff’s Office.