Tulsan jailed in attempted pharmacy robbery in Bixby
BY SUSAN HYLTON World Staff Writer
Friday, January 25, 2013
1/25/13 at 3:12 PM
BIXBY — A Tulsa man was arrested Thursday evening on accusations that he tried to rob a CVS Pharmacy at 101st Street and Memorial Drive, Bixby police reported.
Tyler Joseph Burns, 23, is being held in the Tulsa Jail on complaints of armed robbery, possession of a firearm, driving under suspension and an improper license plate.
Bixby and Tulsa police worked together in making the arrest.
Burns is believed to be linked to similar Tulsa-area robberies, police said.
Burns, previously of Sapulpa, also has a hold in Creek County for a probation violation, after receiving a suspended sentence for drug possession.
Tyler Joseph Burns