FORESTDALE — Just before 8 p.m. Thursday, Jefferson County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of a robbery in progress at a sandwich shop in the 1100 block of Forestdale Boulevard. The first deputy arrived on scene one minute after the call was dispatched.
A description of the suspects and their vehicle was immediately broadcast to other responding units.
The truck was stopped and the suspects taken into custody. The passenger was wearing a maroon hoodie matching the description given.
Surveillance video from the sandwich shop confirmed that this was the man who had committed the robbery. Cash and a handgun were also found in the suspect's truck.
They were questioned by detectives. While neither admitted to committing the robbery, Jeffery told detectives he need the money to buy Christmas gifts for his daughter and to support his heroin addiction.