The man who robbed Wal Mart this past Sunday evening has been captured.
Coffeyville PD responded around 6:40pm for a call of a reported armed robbery. The suspect had fled the scene by the time officers arrived.
The investigation advanced rapidly in the twenty four hours that followed. The suspect and his vehicle were identified. The next day, officers observed the suspect vehicle in Coffeyville and a felony traffic stop was conducted. 63-year old Leburn Howard Timmerman of Tyro was taken into custody without incident.
Recommended charges will be aggravated robbery, aggravated assault, and theft by threat.
Chief Bromley thanks the Cherokee Nation Marshal Service and the South Coffeyville Police Department for their assistance.