Armed robbery suspect nabbed

Morristown police have arrested and charged the suspect in the armed robbery of the Marathon gas station in east Morristown on Friday night.

Brandon Paul Tucker, 33, of Morristown was taken into custody this morning by detectives working with the MPD Criminal Apprehension Unit after tips from the public led investigators to Tucker. He gave an admission to the crime.

Tucker is currently incarcerated in the Hamblen County Jail with a $150,000 bond. He is expected to be arraigned on the charge of aggravated robbery Wednesday morning.