Robbery Suspect Detained by Employees

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA - A robbery suspect didn't get very far in Odessa. Ector County Sheriff's Deputies arrested 35-year-old Garry Colton Brewer Sunday afternoon.

It happened at FUN CITY in the 7200 block of Andrews Highway. Employees told deputies that Brewer entered the business just after it opened. While an employee was helping another customer, Brewer went behind the counter and removed an undetermined amount of cash.

When he was confronted, Brewer shoved the employee out of his way and started running.

The employee yelled for help and Brewer was chased down and captured and detained until Deputies arrived.

The cash stolen was recovered at the scene.

Brewer was arrested and charged with Robbery, a 2nd Degree Felony.