LIMA — Two people were arrested Tuesday after they robbed a Little Caesars pizza restaurant in Lima, according to a report from the Lima Police Department.
At about 3 p.m., Lima residents Benjamin Blakeley, 31, and his girlfriend, 33-year-old Carri Breckenridge, entered the Little Caesars restaurant on 216 Calumet Ave. and robbed the cashier. According to the report, Blakeley displayed what appeared to be a firearm, demanded money from the register and fled after the cashier handed it to him.
As the two fled through an alley, they were apprehended by a Lima police officer and taken into custody. The gun, which turned out to be a pellet gun, and the money stolen from the store were recovered when the suspects were arrested.