Police arrested an armed suspect following a robbery at a business in San Jose on Thursday night, police said. At about 8:15 p.m. on Thursday, police received a report of an armed robbery at a business located in the 6400 block of Almaden Expressway. The suspect entered the business with a firearm and demanded money. He fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of cash, according to police.
Later that night, police received information that a male suspect was seen walking through a parking lot with a firearm in his hands. Officers arrived at the parking lot, located near the intersection of Camden and Hillsdale avenues. The suspect was seen walking into a Big Lots store located at 1832 Hillsdale Ave. Police took him into custody and recovered a replica firearm in his trousers. Officers determined that the suspect was responsible for the earlier robbery on Almaden Expressway. He was arrested and booked into Santa Clara County Jail.
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