DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Police arrested the man they say allegedly robbed a Subway while pretending curling irons under his hoodie were a gun.READ MORE: Thousands Of North Texas Students Head Back To School Monday
It happened last week at the restaurant located in the 300 block of West Kiest Boulevard.
Arrieus Warre, 30, is suspected of demanding money from the cash register while making gestures he was carrying a weapon.
After taking the cash from the Subway restaurant, police say Warre fled the eatery on foot and ran into the neighborhood located near Interstate-35. He then tried to carjack someone, but the victim realized Warre wasn’t holding a real gun and got away.READ MORE: Texas Gov. Abbott Acknowledges Report Of Buffalo Bills Considering Austin As Possible Relocation Spot
Officers were later flagged down by a citizen who told them the suspect was seen running into storage shed located in the 300 block of West Corning Avenue.
As officers approached the shed, they spotted someone matching Warre’s description. After making eye contact with officers, he took off on foot. The officers reacted quickly by setting up a perimeter around the immediate area, and found Warre in no time. He was still in possession of money that he had allegedly taken from the Subway restaurant along with the hair styling tools.
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