Pair Arrested for Robbery

October 7, 2015

Scott W. Carson, 39, of Fair Road in Sidney and 30 year-old Jill Elliott, Short Road, Houston, were arrested Saturday night by Tipp City Police on I-75.  Tipp City Police were helped by Troy Police and Miami County Sheriff's Officers.  Police stopped the vehicle after it was identified as the vehicle being at the scene of a robbery in Sidney.

Prior to the stop, Carson allegedly stole $200 from the Marathon gas station located at 2190 Fair Road in Sidney.  He also robbed the Main Stop Drive Thru, 438 N. Main Avenue, also in Sidney.

Carson was charged with aggravated robbery.  A grand jury also indicted Carson for drug trafficking.  Elliott was arrested on a charge of complicity to theft.


Courtesy of The Sidney Daily News