Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

January 18, 2013

Gas station has another failed robbery


from staff reports

Kokomo — Twelve hours after police arrested a man in a failed robbery attempt at Swifty Gas Station, a second man attempted the same crime.

Police have not caught the second man who tried to rob the gas station on U.S. 31 North after his failed attempted at about 9 p.m. Thursday.

In the first failed attempt, police arrested Zachariah Morgan, 23, at his nearby residence on East Gano Street. Morgan faces a Class C felony attempted robbery charge.

Police did not release a description in the second robbery and did not release any details.

Anyone with further information should contact the Kokomo Police Department at 765-459-5101.