Armed robbery suspect arrested blocks away from crime scene

An armed robbery suspect is behind bars after Brownsville police tracked his car down blocks away from the scene of the crime.

Investigators told Action 4 News that the man robbed a business on the 5600 block of Southmost Boulevard around 12:30 p.m.

The man entered the business wearing a dark-colored hoodie and blue jean shorts.

Police said the man showed a gun and fled the scene with unknown amount of cash.

Officers responded within minutes and found the suspect TMs yellow Ford Mustang blocks away on Kevin Drive.

The suspect is now behind bars where he is being held for questioning.