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Police arrest suspect in Nixon armed robbery

Police arrest suspect in Nixon armed robbery
ATASCOSA COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE Jarred Woodward, 37, of Pawnee was arrested for an alleged armed robbery in Nixon.

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August 3, 2016, 4:31pm
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(Revised Aug. 4, 2016, 8:30 a.m.)

According to the Nixon Police Department, Jarred Woodward, 37, of Pawnee has been arrested in connection with an Aug. 1 armed robbery at Reliable Finance in Nixon.

A security video of the incident released by the department resulted in a tip to the Gonzales County Crime Stoppers. This led to Woodward’s arrest near his residence in Karnes County. He was charged with aggravated robbery, a first-degree felony.

According to the Nixon Police Department, Woodward was named as a person of interest in at least three other recent armed robberies in surrounding counties, including home invasion.

Be sure to pick up a copy of the Wilson County News next week to hear a first-person account from an eyewitness to the robbery.

(Previous article, Aug. 3, 2016, 4:31 p.m.)

Nixon police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of robbing the Reliable Finance Co. at gunpoint.

On Aug. 1, a white male, 5 feet, 7 inches to 5 feet, 11 inches tall, 190-205 pounds, in his 30s to early 40s with short dark hair, entered the Reliable Finance Co. on Third Street with a gun, demanding cash. He also advised the victim that he was from Kenedy. The subject fled the scene in a brown- or tan-colored 2003-04 Ford F-150 pickup truck.

Police are asking anyone with information about the crime, including any agencies with a similar modus, to contact the Greater Gonzales County Crime Stoppers at 830-672-TIPS.

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