UPDATE: Arrest made in early morning robbery incidents


Madison County Sheriff’s deputies are reporting that one person is in custody following two early morning robbery incidents in New Market.

The first robbery occurred at  the Dollar General store on Winchester Road at around 7:15 a.m. 

Then a short time later, a car and foot chase occurred when the suspect allegedly attempted to rob  the McDonalds at Winchester and Homer Nance.

HEMSI reports they transported one Huntsville police officer to the hospital for a non-life threatening leg injury. Huntsville police  report the officer injured his knee while chasing the suspect on foot. 

The suspect was also in a stolen vehicle.

Both MCSO and HPD will have charges against the subject.

WZDX is following the story and will update it when more information becomes available.

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