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Man arrested in Pocatello armed robbery

Published On: Jan 10 2014 04:22:26 PM CST   Updated On: Jan 10 2014 05:48:35 PM CST
Gabe S. Hayden

Gabe S. Hayden


Police have arrested a suspect in Tuesday's armed robbery of the Jet Stop convenience store.

Pocatello police said Friday that Gabe S. Hayden, 36, was arrested at a home the 1300 block of South Fourth.

A search of the home revealed evidence linking Hayden to the robbery, police said. Hayden was brought to the station where he was interviewed and confessed to the crime, according to a news release. He was arrested on a charge of armed robbery and booked into the Bannock County Jail.

In the robbery, police said Hayden arrived at the store around 9:45 p.m., showed the clerk a gun, demanded money, took cash and merchandise, and left on foot .