Man Behind Bars After Using Pepper Spray During Robbery in Big Spring

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BIG SPRING - A Big Spring Teen is celebrating his birthday in the slammer.

Police say Seth Slayton, who just turned 19 on Thursday, went into the World Finance Building in Big Spring on Wednesday morning.

He went up to the clerk and sprayed her in the face with pepper spray before taking off with the money bags.

Police found Slayton in the drive thru at the gold rush smoke shop and arrested him.

He's charged with aggravated robbery.