Police arrest Louisville teen on theft and robbery charges
Police say a handgun that was used in the alleged robbery was recovered at the suspect's home.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police have arrested a Louisville teen on robbery and theft charges.
Darius Montgomery, 18, was arrested Monday. According to police records, Montgomery and a juvenile co-defendant got into a vehicle in the 8400 block of Terry Road, near West Pages Lane and Dixie Highway, on October 12, 2016. Police say Montgomery and the co-defendant took items from the vehicle that totaled $400.
According to police, Montgomery also took part in another alleged crime on November 5, 2016. Police say Montgomery and two juvenile co-defendants took part in a robbery.
Authorities say as a juvenile was walking by, one of Montgomery's co-defendants placed a gun to the victim's head and stole a cell phone.
Officials say the Montgomery and a co-defendant allegedly tried to sell the stolen cell phone at the eco ATM at a Kroger store, located on Terry Road.
Police say the handgun that was used in the alleged robbery was recovered at Montgomery's home.
Montgomery is being held at Louisville Metro Corrections.
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