Suspect in Break Time robbery arrested

Monday, November 19, 2007 | 9:50 p.m. CST; updated 12:29 p.m. CDT, Saturday, July 12, 2008

COLUMBIA — A Columbia man was arrested Monday in connection with a robbery of a Break Time convenience store.

Scott A. Shavers, 20, was arrested on suspicion of second-degree robbery about 4:09 a.m. Sunday at Break Time, 301 Nebraska Ave.

Police said the suspect sprayed a 36-year-old clerk with what was presumed to be Mace or pepper spray and then left with an undisclosed amount of money.

Shavers was arrested at about 2 p.m. Monday at home on Lincoln Avenue.

Anyone with additional information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 875-8477.

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M W November 20, 2007 | 10:48 a.m.

Good job, CPD!

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