Arrests Made in Murphysboro Gas Station Robbery

Three teens are behind bars for their role in Wednesday’s early morning gas station robbery in Murphysboro. According to police, one of the teens entered the Moto-Mart on Williams Street wearing a “Scream Mask” and demanded money from the register while showing a knife. Late Wednesday, officers arrested a 13-year-old boy, and after further investigation a 14-year-old boy and 15-year-old girl were also arrested. All three teens are being held in the Franklin County Juvenile Detention Center facing charges of armed robbery.