December 20, 2010
Wenatchee police arrested a local man as a suspect in an armed robbery at a Walgreens store on the north end of town. The same suspect was thwarted about an hour earlier in an alleged robbery attempt at the East Wenatchee Fred Meyer store when a clerk couldn’t read the suspects hand-written note. Sgt John Kruse with the Wenatchee Police Department says 40 year old Robert L Beers is now in custody following some good police work and the suspect’s own ineptitude. Steve Hair reports . .