Odessa Police Arrest Armed Robbery Suspect

Quentin Yates
Quentin Yates

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Odessa Police have caught their man after an early morning armed robbery in Odessa.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, 30-year-old Quentin Yates walked into a McDonald's on 8th Street this past Saturday with two clubs and demanded money from two employees at the restaurant.

During the robbery, Yates also took the keys to one of the employee's vehicles and left the scene with an unknown amount of money.

After a police investigation, officers located the employees vehicle near 5th and Dixie where Yates was taken into custody.

Yates is facing two counts of aggravated robbery, and is being held at the Ector County Law Enforcement Center.

His bond has been set at $100,000 for each count.