Friday, September 2, 2016 at 10:25 A.M., Officers were alerted to an Aggravated Robbery that had just occurred in the 2400 block of Calder in Beaumont. Dispatch put out a possible description. A patrol officer was in the area and quickly located and stopped the suspect on North St between 7th and 8th Street. Officers spoke with the clerk and found out the suspect entered the store and robbed the clerk with a knife. The suspect tried to jump the counter and the clerk attempted to stop him. They struggled and the suspect fled with money. The suspect left the knife but had another one on him as well as the money he took, when the officer stopped him. The suspect was identified as Willie George Barlow, 48 year old Beaumont man. He was arrested for Aggravated Robbery and transported to the station to speak with detectives.
The clerk was transported to a local hospital for evaluation.