Henderson, Kentucky (NewsFirst) — On 4/16/2024 at approximately 12:35 PM, the Henderson Police Department responded to Cricket Wireless at 2640 US Hwy 41 N in reference to an armed robbery.

A couple hours later, in collaboration with Hopkinsville Police Department, Hopkins County Sheriffs Office, and Owensboro Police Department, the suspect, Maurice Watkins, was taken into custody.

Maurice Watkins is a resident of Owensboro, Kentucky. Maurice Watkins faces charges in Henderson of Robbery, 1st Degree.

Maurice Watkins also faces charges additional Robbery charges in other counties as well.