Orlando gas station robber nabbed nearby, deputies say


ORLANDO, Fla. – A man accused of robbing an Orlando gas station was arrested a short time later, according to deputies.

The robbery happened early Thursday at the Race-Trac on North Kirkman Road.

Orange County deputies said the man, whose face was covered with a T-shirt, implied he had a gun and demanded cash.  He then ran away with less than $100, deputies said.

Deputies caught the man about a mile away, officials said.

No other details have been released.