VAN WERT, Ohio (WANE) – The Van Wert Police Department took less than 24 hours to make an arrest in the robbery of a gas station Tuesday night.
The robbery took place at the Lassus Handy Dandy BP gas station at 885 N. Washington St. around 7:30 p.m.
Police were able to get a good description of the robber and following what was described as a well-coordinated effort between several police departments they nailed down a suspect.
Taylor Vannett, 21, was located in Defiance, Ohio. Police say he confessed to the robbery. He faces a felony charge of armed robbery.