Arrest Made In Armed Robbery Of Century Convenience Store

January 9, 2019

An arrest has been made in connection with the armed robbery of a convenience store last summer in Century.

Devante Aaron Knight, 27, was charged with robbery with a firearm and grand theft for the July 2, 2018, robbery of the Century Kwik Stop at 8130 North Century Boulevard.

Knight pointed a gun at the clerk and ordered him to empty the register, according to an arrest report. He fled the store with $1,800.

Knight was booked into the Escambia County Jail Tuesday night. His bond was set at just over a quarter million dollars.

Comments

3 Responses to “Arrest Made In Armed Robbery Of Century Convenience Store”

  1. Willis on January 10th, 2019 7:04 am

    What is this, the 3rd or 4th time now and he’s still going…..

    So dont expect much !

  2. tooma on January 10th, 2019 1:01 am

    That $1800 went a whole lot faster than the time in prison you are facing for armed robbery. Off to prison you go…

  3. sam on January 9th, 2019 9:13 pm

    surprise, surprise!





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