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Man Charged In Robbery At Edwardsville Restaurant

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Overnight, a masked man stormed into a Burger King in Edwardsville, Illinois, carrying a gun and demanded money. A woman was on the phone with one of the employees and heard the suspect order them to  take him to the safe, so she called police.

When police arrived, Latwerence, 22,  Brown was leaving the business carrying money.    They chased him across Troy Road and found him a short time later.  He had been dropping the money as he ran.