Police arrest attempted robbery suspect

Posted at 8:34 PM, Apr 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-19 21:55:12-04
Omaha Police made an arrest Tuesday for an attempted robbery earlier this month.
Police arrested 26 year old Jamual Whitney and booked him for attempted robbery. Investigators believe Whitney is the an who walked into the Kwik Shop near 75th & Cass around 4:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 9th.  The clerk told officers a man came into the store with his hands in his pockets and stated he had a weapon. When the clerk told him there was no money in the register, the man ran off.
Police say Whitney was being held in the Douglas County jail on a different charge when he was booked for this attempted robbery.