Wiregrass Newsroom: Waffle House robbery suspect arrested

Dothan, Al (WSFA) -- Dothan Police make an arrest in connection with an armed robbery.

Authorities say Christopher Thomas Hood entered the Waffle House on East Main Street with an edged weapon then grabbed the cash register and tried to leave, but was stopped by customers.  Hood then fled the scene and was later arrested.

Hood is being held in the Houston County jail on $60,000 bond on charges of first degree robbery.