A Lexington man is getting credit from police for helping them catch a robbery suspect.
Police say Robert Cummins Jr. walked into the "Cash Express" on North Broadway around 5:30 p.m.
He gave the cashier a note demanding money and after getting some cash ran off.
When a witness realized what was happening, he followed Cummins in a pickup truck and called police. After trailing the suspect and feeding information about the suspect's clothing and location, police quickly made an arrest.
Robert Cummins is now charged with a parole violation and robbery in t he first degeree.