Arrest made in armed robbery of St. Bernard business

CHALMETTE, LA (WVUE) - St. Bernard Parish Detectives arrested a man for the May 31, 2014 robbery of an Arabi pay-day loan business. Rodrick Natteel, 36, of New Orleans was taken into custody on Saturday.

According to police, Natteel was one of four men wanted for the robbery. During the incident, three masked men entered the business, located in the 7500 block of West Judge Perez Drive and demanded money. The men took money from several customers in the store. They fled in a dark-colored SUV with a fourth individual, who was driving. No injuries were reported in the robbery.

When Natteel was taken into custody, detectives learned that he was on parole following a 12-year sentence for being an accessory to a New Orleans murder. He was booked in the St. Bernard Parish jail with armed robbery. The getaway vehicle used in the robbery was also recovered, according to police.

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