Teen Arrested for Armed Robbery in Midland

MIDLAND - A Midland teen is behind bars charged with Aggravated Robbery.

NewsWest 9 cameras were the only ones rolling when the suspect was caught just after 1:00 p.m. on the city's south side.

17-year-old Jearon Keith was arrested just blocks away from the Speedy Pac convenience store on Garden City Highway. Police say he robbed it just minutes earlier.

Police say Keith walked in with a nine millimeter pistol and demanded cash. He then took off on foot.

We're told a witness followed Keith and told authorities where he was hiding near Carver and Adams.