Authorities Arrest Teen For Early Morning Armed Robbery

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A Topeka teen is behind bars in connection with an early morning armed robbery.

19-year-old Rylan Malone was booked into the Shawnee County Jail on charges of aggravated robbery, assault and theft.

Shawnee County Sheriff's deputies were called around 1:15 am Thursday to an armed robbery near SE 55th and California. Two men told authorities a person held them up at gunpoint. Deputies located Malone in the 3300 block of SW Lakeside.

Authorities continue to investigate the case. They ask anyone with information on what happened to call detectives at 785-251-2200 or Crime Stoppers at 785-234-0007.

Posted by Melissa Brunner