Sheriff Mike Kelley announces the arrest of Robert A. Bennet, 37, of Lansing, IL in connection with the Armed Robbery at the Speedway Gas Station 15060 S. Bell Rd. Homer Glen. Through information obtained from the investigation, Will County Sheriff's Detectives were able to track Bennet to the Hi-Way Motel in Markham, IL. Bennet was taken into custody without incident and was transported to the Will County Investigations Division. Victims from the Armed Robbery were able to positively identify Bennet as the offender. The Will County States Attorney's Office approved charges of 2 counts of Aggravated Robbery, Aggravated Battery, Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking and Attempted Aggravated Vehicular Hijacking.
Oak Forest Police Department continue to investigate an Armed Robbery that occured in Oak Forest.
Robert A. Bennet is currently at the Will County Adult Detention Facility and will appear for a bond hearing on Wednesday, March 15, 2017