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Nacogdoches man arrested after allegedly robbing local barbershop

Timothy Blanton (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail) Timothy Blanton (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)
NACOGDOCHES COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

A Nacogdoches man was arrested Friday afternoon for allegedly robbing a local barbershop.

According to the police report, Timothy Blanton, 20, of Nacogdoches entered a barbershop on the 1400 block of North University Drive and waited for patrons to leave before he attacked the owner with a knife.

According to the report, Blanton stole money and other items from the business.

Nacogdoches Police Officers tracked down Blanton, three hours after the incident; he was hiding out at his girlfriend's residence.

Blanton was arrested for aggravated robbery.

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