Eastern Illinois RB Robbed a Jimmy John’s Driver at Knifepoint, Mug Shot Suggests He Might Use Drugs

By 03.22.13

According to Charleston Illinois Police Dept. Facebook Page:

On March 22nd, 2013 at approximately 0301 hrs, officers were dispatched to the 2000 blk of Bostic Drive in regards to a report of an Armed Robbery. It was reported to officers that a driver for Jimmy John’s sandwich shop was robbed at knifepoint of cash.

The victim reported that as he was delivering a sandwich he was approached from behind and had what he believed was a knife pressed into his side and relieved of his cash. Officers investigating the incident arrested Robert Joseph Pettis II, a 21 year old Eastern Illinois University Student for [Aggravated] Robbery. Pettis was placed into Coles County Jail pending a court appearance.


[H/T Deadspin]

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