A Wheeling man was arrested on Monday afternoon after he allegedly robbed a woman in East Wheeling.
According to Wheeling Police, a woman called reporting a man named Keith had stolen $50 from her while she was at a convenient store on 16th Street. She said she went to buy a pack of cigarettes, and when she made small talk with the man, she realized they used to work together in Warwood. The victim said the suspect, Keith Mays, 24, snatched the money out of her hand.
The woman told police Mays had run from the scene and into an East Wheeling neighborhood. Police caught up with Mays a short time later, and took him to the Northern Regional Jail.
Mays was arraigned by Magistrate Joe Roxby and his bond is set at $20,000.