50-plus year sentence handed down to gas station robber

50-plus year sentence handed down to gas station robber
Quantez Lenay Allen

MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - A serious sentence was handed down to a Montgomery man convicted of robbing a gas station in 2017.

Quantez Allen, 34, was sentenced to over 52 years after he was convicted of robbing a T.A. Travel Center in January 2017.

According to Montgomery County District Attorney Darly Bailey, Allen threatened the clerk with a knife and stole $1,000.

"I am grateful that we were able to remove another violent offender from our community. Thank you to Judge Griffin for protecting our citizens from this violent criminal," said Bailey.

Bailey said Allen was a repeat felony offender.

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