Suspect taken into custody after robbing Crawdad's in Orange, entered & left store before robbery

Orange Police confirmed that they have arrested the suspect connected with this weekend's robbery at the Crawdad's convenience store in the 4000 block of I-10.

ORANGE - Orange Police confirmed that they have arrested the suspect connected with this weekend's robbery at the Crawdad's convenience store in the 4000 block of I-10. 
 
Junies "Nate" Tims was taken into custody today while sitting in his car on the 1500 block of 37th street in Orange. 
 
According to Police, Tims was identified through Crime Stoppers and other tips. Officers stated that Tims is cooperating with the investigation. 
 

Previous reporting:

Police in Orange are searching for the man who robbed the Crawdad's convenience store in the 4000 block of IH-10 around midnight Monday.

Officers tell 12News, an employee at the store claimed the crook came in the store before the robbery and left, but returned minutes later with a gun. After reviewing surveillance video, police confirm the man did enter the store prior to the crime, and returned later to rob the store.

The crook demanded cash from the register and took off on foot with about $500. He then got into a vehicle and fled the scene.

No one was hurt during the robbery.

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