INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A 25-year-old man was arrested Sunday and is charged with a series of robberies, according to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.
Police arrested Kristopher Ogden, 25, for allegedly robbing at least five stores in the east and southeast of the city.
Detectives learned that an orange Pontiac Grand Am was used in robberies at the following companies:
- Family dollars at 5220 English Avenue
- Family dollar 3522 E. Raymond Street
- Dollar General 8760 Southeastern Avenue
- Dollar General 2182 N. Mitthoefer Road
- Dollar General 5210 English Avenue
On January 29th, during a DUI investigation, detectives ran over a vehicle matching this description. Ogden was arrested for a DUI during this traffic obstruction and a search warrant was issued for his vehicle.
According to police, detectives found evidence linking Ogden to the robberies. A single shot black powder pistol was also found in the vehicle.
Ogden was charged on May 3 with five robberies and corrupt business influence, and an arrest warrant was issued against him.
He reported on May 12, police said.
Anyone with information about the robberies is encouraged to call the IMPD Robbery Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.