MODESTO, CA - Modesto police arrested one of three suspects connected to the shooting of a cigarette store clerk.
Three suspects entered Wally's Discount Hookahs & Cigarettes around 9:12 p.m. Monday. The robbers took an undisclosed amount of money and one suspect shot the clerk, Lt. Rick P. Armendariz said.
Witnesses were able to describe the suspect vehicle, a green van, and a partial license plate to police, Armendariz said.
On Tuesday, police were able to track the green van to the 3900 block of Pan Am drive, where it was parked in the drive way of a home. Police arrested Kenneth Akeem Brooks, 21, when he got into the van and started to drive away.