Lower Paxton Township Police have arrested Antonio Michael Watson, 41, of the 300 block of Maclay Street, Harrisburg, for the robbery of the Sunoco on Union Deposit Road, on January 8th. Lower Paxton Township Police say Watson walked into the store and asked the clerk for a pack of Newport cigarettes. He then ordered the clerk to give him the cash or he would hurt her. He kept a hand in his coat pocket indicating that he had a gun but no weapon was displayed. After getting some cash, he ran out the front door toward the Hampton Inn next door. Police say Watson was identified by the surveillance photo released to the public.
Watson is in Dauphin County Prison in lieu of $25,000 bail charged with one count of Robbery and a parole detainer.