SALISBURY, Md.- Salisbury police have arrested a suspect accused of robbing a technician refilling an ATM inside a city convenience store.
Forty-four-year-old Troy Booker Nixon of Princess Anne was taken into custody Tuesday on an outstanding warrant charging him with robbery and theft less than $1,000.
Nixon's arrest stemmed from an incident alleged to have occurred on Aug. 10, at the Wawa convenience store on South Salisbury Boulevard. According to police, a Loomis Armored Service technician entered the store with a sum of money. Investigators said the technician began refilling the ATM inside the business when a male suspect grabbed an undisclosed amount of cash from her. The suspect then ran out of the store and was last seen running toward Waverly Drive and Florida Avenue, according to police.
Authorities said the technician broke her thumb during the struggle with the struggle. Detectives said they utilized surveillance photos to identify Nixon as the suspect.
Detectives executed a search and seizure warrant at Nixon's home and recovered evidence which caused an arrest warrant to be issued. Following Tuesday's arrest on the aformentioned charges, Nixon was ordered held without bond in the Wicomico County Detention Center.