Man arrested for armed robbery over a gallon of gas

BILOXI, MS (WLOX) - Saturday, Thomas Reed Leffew, 19 and homeless, was arrested and charged with armed robbery after an investigation revealed that Mr. Leffew used a box cutter razor to rob a man of a gallon of gasoline contained in a plastic jug at the Exxon Gas Station on Pass Road in Biloxi.

Leffew was located and arrested just west of that location on Pass Road minutes after Biloxi Police were notified of the incident. No persons were injured in this incident.

Leffew was booked at the Biloxi Police Department then transported to the Harrison County Adult Detention Center. Bond was set at $10,000.00 by Justice Court Judge Bruce Strong.

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