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Police arrest man accused of robbing two gas stations

Police arrest a man accused of robbing at least two gas stations in Floyd County last week.

Police say 23 year-old Joshua Blanton walked into the Prestonsburg Tiger Mart last Thursday and demanded money and then got into a getaway car.

State police say two hours later, Blanton robbed a BP gas station in Minnie.

Blanton is being held at the Floyd County Detention Center.

State police are still investigating a third robbery last week in Grethel.


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