DEKALB COUNTY, Ga. - DeKalb police announced the arrest of a suspect in nearly 20 drug store robberies around metro Atlanta.
The Dekalb County Sheriff's Office Fugitive Task Force was the agency that made the arrest on Nov. 8.
Investigators said at least nine of the stores Whiteside struck were in DeKalb County. They said he also robbed several in Atlanta and one in Johns Creek.
Police said surveillance video showed him forcing the CVS employees into the back office. They say his robbery spree started in March.