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Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested, Another Still On The Loose

Jacksonville Police have a suspect in custody that they believed was involved in a restaurant robbery Sunday morning.

Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at Checkers on 460 Western Boulevard at 12:40 a.m.

According to Police two suspects had robbed displayed a weapon to employees and demanded cash. The suspects restrained an employee during the robbery.

Both suspects fled on foot into a wooded area with an undisclosed amount of cash.

An off-duty police officer saw two subjects running along Parkwood Drive. A K-9 unit then tracked and located one suspect. 19-year-old Dallas Holmes, Jr. was arrested and placed in the Onslow County Jail under a $200,000 dollar bond.

Detectives are still looking for the second suspect.


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