- Associated Press - Wednesday, June 3, 2015

HASTINGS, Neb. (AP) - A man has been arrested after an armed robbery in Hastings.

The Grand Island Independent (https://bit.ly/1AJVYl4 ) reports a 26-year-old man was arrested Tuesday for armed robbery and using a firearm to commit a felony earlier that day.

Sgt. Steven Murphy said the suspect went into a local store with a shotgun and demanded money. An employee complied and gave him access to the cash register.

Murphy said two other people were in the store at the time of the incident but were not injured.

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Information from: The Grand Island Independent, https://www.theindependent.com

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