SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - 24 year-old Robert Owens was arrested after attempting to rob a delivery Empire Pizza driver on 15 Avon Place in Springfield.
Captain Larry Brown told 22News officers were on a routine patrol when officers saw Owens attempting to rob the driver with a German luger around 1:00 am. Sunday morning.
Brown said Owens ran when he saw the officers.
He ran into Springfield cemetery when a K-9 unit was brought in to track Owens.
Brown said he came out of hiding and was arrested at 175 Maple Street.
No one was injured.
Owens is being charged with attempted armed robbery and other charges.