Halifax Co. Deputies Make Arrest in Wilco Robbery Attempt

Halifax Co., VA - Deputies in Halifax County have arrested a man they say went to steal cash, but only got away with a Mountain Dew.

Alvin Bell is charged with attempted robbery and petit larceny.
Police say on August 18, Bell allegedly went into a Wilco station on Route 58 with a screwdriver demanding cash.
Investigators say he tried to open the register, but it didn't work, so Bell allegedly took off with a Mountain Dew instead.
Bell is being held in jail without bond.