Police: Man Arrested For Cumberland Farms Armed Robbery in Barre

Published 02/13 2014 11:21AM

Updated 02/13 2014 11:25AM

BARRE, Vt. - Police arrested a man they say conducted an armed robbery at the Cumberland Farms on South Main Street in Barre Wednesday night.

Police say after a brief foot pursuit, they located Lee Jay Manning, 28, of Barre, Vt., on the frozen river behind Spaulding High School. Manning was turned over to federal agents from ATF.

Police are reminding the public to remain vigilant due to the recent robberies in central Vermont.

Manning will be arraigned in federal court at a later date.

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