Truck stop robbery suspect arrested


Police arrested a man who was wanted in connection to a recent robbery at truck stop in Laurel County.

The incident happened around 6 A.M on March 1 at Loves, approx. 10 miles South of London.

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Officials received numerous tips and was able to identify the man in the surveillance footage as 49 year old John L. Schell of London. Tips also led to his location on Pleasure View Road and police arrested him at his home without incident.

Further investigations revealed that the van Schell was operating had been reported stolen.

He is charged with 2nd degree robbery, 1st degree wanton endangerment, theft by unlawful taking or disposition of an automated vehicle, and 1st degree fleeing or evading police.