Hopkinsville Police say they have arrested the man responsible for three armed robberies in the city this week.
The most recent incident happened around 11:23 this morning at Gilyn’s Boutique and Consignment on Fort Campbell
Boulevard, where police say 40-year old Jimmy Leon Yokley of Hopkinsville went into the business armed with a knife and demanded money.
Witnesses saw Yokley leave the scene inan SUV and he was located by police shortly after turning onto Nelson Drive. A
short time later, he was stopped and arrested near the 200 block of Country Club Lane.
Yokley was taken to the Hopkinsville Police Department, where he reportedly admitted to also robbing the Kangroo
Mart on North Main Street Monday night and Great Clips on Fort Campbell Boulevard Tuesday evening.
He is charged with three counts of firstdegree robbery and one count of fleeing from police.