Man Arrested Following Convenient Store Robbery

A Pike County man is in jail after police say he robbed a convenient store and then led them on a short car chase.

Witnesses say John Michael King went into the Marrowbone Double Kwik in Pike County with a weapon and demanded cash. Police say King got away with 85 dollars. Police spotted his car after receiving a tip on his whereabouts. Police say they chased King until an officer was able to stop the car and arrest him.

King is being held in the Pike County Detention Center.

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