Panama City Attempted Armed Robbery Arrest

A man who police say tried to rob a tobacco shop in Panama City is behind bars.

The Panama City Police Department arrested 35-year-old Nicklaus Scott O’grady of Panama City.

That arrest comes after officers responded to a robbery in progress at the Up In Smoke tobacco shop on Grace Avenue.

Police say the suspect tried to rob the store at knife-point, but when the cashier refused to hand over any money. The suspect fled on foot.

O’Grady has been positively identified by witnesses at the scene.

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