Police quickly catch robbery suspect
Police say the 31-year-old suspect tried to rob the U-Stop on West O Street Thursday morning.
Lincoln Police officer Katie Flood says Jeremy Smith, a transient, walked into the store, grabbed a bag of chips and went to the counter. Flood says she had his hand in his pocket implying he had a gun and demanded money from the clerk. Another store employee told him to leave and he did. Police say they found Smith just a block away and arrested him for robbery.