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Center Point man arrested for payday loan robbery in Forestdale.

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The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office has arrested Curtis Williams in connection with the robbery of a payday loan business on Forestdale Boulevard December 10.  Williams was taken into custody on outstanding warrants and during the interview process with detectives he confessed to robbing the payday loan business.

According to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, just after 2:00 pm on December 10, two men approached the business on Forestdale Blvd. An employee buzzed the electronic lock and let them in. Once inside the pair went behind the counter and took money from the cash drawer. They then forced the employee to show them the safe and took the money from it as well.  No weapon was presented and no one was harmed in the robbery.  One of the men was recognized by employees of the business.

Williams is charged with Robbery 1st Degree, Robbery 2nd Degree and Failure to Appear on an original charge of Unlawful Possession of Marijuana 1st Degree. He has no bond.

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