Baker police arrest suspect in Popeye's robbery
BAKER - Police arrested 19-year-old Laurance Kevin Scott Wilson in connection with an armed robbery of a Popeye's Fried Chicken restaurant in Baker.
The robbery took place on March 9 at the Popeye's located at 1940 Main Street.
Police say two black men entered the restaurant and took $246.
One of the suspects had a handgun, police believe that was Wilson.
DNA evidence was collected from a jacket found near the crime scene; the jacket matched the description of one worn by the robber with the handgun.
Police say the DNA evidence led to the arrest of Wilson.