Circle K suspect was arrested in 2016 for robbery at same gas station

Mobile County

UPDATE (6:48 p.m.) — News 5 looked into Cameron Morgan’s arrest history and learned he was arrested for allegedly robbing the same gas station several years ago.

Court documents show Morgan was arrested in June 2016 for two armed robberies. One robbery happened at the same gas station at 8130 Cottage Hill Road where last Thursday’s crime was committed. The other 2016 robbery happened just a couple of miles away at 1030 Leroy Stevens Road.

ORIGINAL STORY:

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Mobile Police have made an arrest in an armed robbery at a Circle K on Cottage Hill Road.

Cameron Morgan, 25, was taken into custody Wednesday in connection to the robbery that took place on Thursday, Aug. 29, at about 5 a.m.

Police responded to the Circle K located at 8130 Cottage Hill Road in reference to a reported robbery. A man entered the store armed with a gun and demanded money and cigarettes from the store clerk. He is described as a black male, 5’11”, weighing 180-200 pounds, with a small afro-style haircut and some facial hair around his chin. The man fled from the store. There were no reported injuries.

Mobile Police Department

Police say Morgan was also wanted on two robbery probation violation warrants.

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