Grand Island, Neb. – The Grand Island Police Department received the report of an armed robbery this morning at 08:54 am at the CVS Pharmacy at 1710 W. 2nd Street, in which a suspect displayed a firearm and demanded money.
The suspect was located and arrested following a traffic stop by the Hall County Sheriff’s Department and assisted by the Grand Island Police Department. The suspect in this case was arrested and identified as Kevin CD Thomas, a 30 year old Omaha male. Thomas was arrested for Robbery and Use of a Weapon in the commission of a Felony.
Approximately $200 cash believed to have been taken during this incident has been recovered. The firearm used was found to be a replica firearm designed to fire plastic pellets and was seized as evidence.