GALT (CBS13) — Police say they caught an alleged robber in Galt with his hand in the cash register.
Galt Police say Pedro Tejeda threatened a liquor store employee with a knife while stealing money from behind the counter Sunday night. When officers showed up, they saw Tejeda with one hand in the register and the other waving a knife at the employee.READ MORE: Dramatic Price Drop At Pump Draws Drivers To Galt Gas StationJewelry Store Owner Says Suspects Stole 300K Worth of Merchandise
Officers say Tejeda immediately dropped the knife and was arrested.MORE NEWS: Saturday's Show Info (12/4/21)
Tejeda was booked for robbery, assault with a deadly weapon, and criminal threats. He is being held at the Sacramento County Main Jail on $75,000 bail.