ALBANY, Ore. -- Albany police have arrested a man accused of robbing a video lottery store Aug. 8.
Police said Israel William Thompson, 40, of Albany was wearing dark clothes, a mask and gloves when he entered the Yellow Flamingo, 1119 Santiam Road SE, at 1:55 a.m. armed with a handgun.
They said Thompson forced the male employee into a back office and handcuffed him to a door before he left with an undisclosed amount of money.
Police arrested Thompson Wednesday in the 400 block of SE Denver Street. He faces charges of first-degree robbery, first-degree kidnapping and coercion.