Man arrested after gunpoint robbery of Prescription Center in Willmar
WILLMAR -- A man is being held in the Kandiyohi County Jail on charges of aggravated robbery, theft and possession of controlled substances for allegedly robbing the Prescription Center around 5:30 p.m. Friday in Willmar.
According to a news release from the Willmar Police Department, James Howard Stellman was located by a Kandiyohi County sheriff's deputy shortly after the incident and was arrested.
The county dispatch center received a call just after 5:30 p.m. Friday from an employee of the Prescription Center who said that a man had brandished a gun and demanded prescription drugs. The caller gave a description of the man, his vehicle and his direction of travel.
A search warrant was executed on Stellman's vehicle and a handgun and clothing matching the description were located, along with prescription medications.