S. Austin Street aggravated robbery

Alex Brown
Alex Brown

Blair Bernier
NewsChannel 10

Amarillo, TX - An Amarillo teen is behind bars, accused of aggravated robbery.

Police say Alex Brown, 18, robbed a man at gunpoint while the victim was sitting in his vehicle in the 400 Block of South Austin Tuesday evening.

Brown took what money the man had in his pocket then ran down an alley.

Officers arrived and set up a perimeter around a nearby house.

Once they entered, they found the suspect hiding in the attic.

He has been booked into the Potter County Detention Center.