Teen Arrested After Woman Robbed at Gunpoint
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Outstanding, coordinated police work Thursday night led to the arrest of 17-year-old Isiah Green who is accused of robbing a woman inside the U.S. Post Office at 3908 Lebanon Pike.
The victim reported that at 7 p.m. two young men took her wallet at gunpoint and then fled on foot toward Jacksonian Drive.
Officers quickly responded and soon spotted two individuals who matched the suspect description on Plantation Drive near Bonnahill Drive. They both fled into a wooded area. Canine Officer Braden Gant and his partner Nash began a track. With the assistance of a police helicopter, Green was located lying on the ground, hiding in thick brush. Green surrendered to Officer Gant and Nash.
The victim positively identified Green. Detectives are pursuing leads to identify the second suspect.
Green is charged in Juvenile Court with aggravated robbery.