Walmart robbery suspect recognized, arrested - Tucson News Now

Walmart robbery suspect recognized in pictures, arrested

Posted: Updated:
Loya (Source: Tucson Police Department) Loya (Source: Tucson Police Department)
  • Most ReadMost ReadMore>>

  • TFD: Tucson toddler drowns in hot tub

    TFD: Tucson toddler drowns in hot tub

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:58 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:58:19 GMT
    Capt. Baker said there's no rewind for this family. Tonight, they're dealing with a tragedy.
    Capt. Baker said there's no rewind for this family. Tonight, they're dealing with a tragedy.
  • Police investigate robbery near Golf Links, Wilmot

    Police investigate robbery near Golf Links, Wilmot

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 12:16 AM EDT2014-09-02 04:16:44 GMT
    The suspect is now in custody.
    The suspect is now in custody.
  • Check your fridge: Kraft American cheese recall

    Check your fridge: Kraft American cheese recall

    Sunday, August 31 2014 10:54 AM EDT2014-08-31 14:54:42 GMT
    Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling 7,691 cases of select varieties of regular its single-slice American cheese.
    Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling 7,691 cases of select varieties of regular its single-slice American cheese.
TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Tucson Police said they found the man responsible for an armed robbery at a Walmart in November.

Police arrested 19-year-old Dominic Loya after someone recognized him from surveillance pictures of the incident.

Investigators said Loya walked into the Walmart in the 1200 block of E. Market Place Blvd. and stashed several items in his vest and shopping bag.

When a security officer confronted him, police said the suspect put his hand in his pocket and threatened to pull a taser.

He was booked into the Pima County Jail on robbery charges.

Copyright 2013 Tucson News Now. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow