Monroe County Sheriff's Deputies arrest robbery suspect

The Monroe County Sheriff's office is investigating a robbery in Monroe Saturday morning.


he sheriff's office reports deputies caught a suspect who tried to rob Jefferson High Schools administration building. Deputies were dispatched to Kenny's Market on north Dixie Highway about a male suspect with an axe.


hen they arrived the suspect left

and later an alarm was activated at the school which is just a mile down the road. Deputies discovered a broken window and later found the suspect near the scene.


he suspect was already on parole for breaking and entering. His name hasn't been released, but he's currently being held at the Monroe County Jail.