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Lanett police make arrest in robbery

Lanett, Ala. police have made one arrest and are seeking another suspect in a robbery that occurred on June 29.

Being sought is Quarell Henry, 18, of Lanett. The police have already arrested a juvenile in connection with the incident.

It was around 7:30 a.m. when Ernest Scott, 90, was robbed by two males. He was washing his vehicle when the two, each wearing a mask and holding a gun, approached Scott. One struck Scott in the head, knocking him to the ground. One of the suspects then grabbed him by the shirt and told Scott to go in the house or he would be shot. One of the suspects fired a round in the yard. The men then stole $75 and two pistols. They threatened Scott again as they left.

Anyone with information about this offense should call Detective Tifton Dobbs of the Lanett Police Department at 334-644-2146.

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