Tuscaloosa youth arrested for robbery

Ladarius Stewart is charged with two counts robbery 1st degree.

Tuscaloosa Police Department's Juvenile Division arrested a 17 year old Ladarius Stewart for two counts of Robbery 1st Degree on January 7 in the 2600 Block of 22nd St. The arrest stems from an incident that occurred on December 17, 2012 at 5:20 pm in the 2700 Block of 22nd St.

On the 17th officers responded to a robbery call and spoke with two victims who stated that the suspect approached them and demanded money while pointing a handgun at them. The suspect then fled the scene.

Stewart will be charged as an adult.