Armed Robbery In Loudon

Two armed robbers were taken into custody Wednesday. The male and female couple from Georgia held up the Marathon Service Station on Hwy 72 in Loudon. LPD officer John Yates and 9th Judicial District officer, Jeff Vittatoe were in the vicinity and followed a report that the robbers had hit the interstate heading north.

The officers spotted the vehicle at another service station just off the Lenoir City exit and made the arrest.

More details as they develope.