Center Point man arrested for payday loan robbery in Forestdale.

The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office hasarrested Curtis Williams in connection with the robbery of a payday loanbusiness on Forestdale Boulevard December 10.{}Williams was taken into custody on outstanding warrants and during theinterview process with detectives he confessed to robbing the payday loanbusiness.

According to the Jefferson County Sheriff'sOffice, just after 2:00 pm on December 10, two men approached the business onForestdale Blvd. An employee buzzed the electronic lock and let them in. Onceinside the pair went behind the counter and took money from the cash drawer.They then forced the employee to show them the safe and took the money from itas well.{} No weapon was presented and noone was harmed in the robbery.{} One ofthe men was recognized by employees of the business.

Williams is charged with Robbery 1st Degree,Robbery 2nd Degree and Failure to Appear on an original charge of UnlawfulPossession of Marijuana 1st Degree. He has no bond.