ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A man suspected of being the “The Family Dollar Bandit” is behind bars.

St. Louis city police say thanks to tips from the public, 23-year-old Ricky Lane, Jr. was arrested Thursday and charged  Friday with two counts of first-degree robbery and two counts of armed criminal action.

Lane is accused of showing a gun to rob Family Dollar stores on Martin Luther King and Natural Bridge, earlier in the week.

Bond was set at $150,000 for the St. Louis resident.

Copyright KMOX Radio

  1. Diva Diarhea says:

    he is one ugly inmate i hope he can find him a boyfriend and get married and find love behind bars so he doesnt want to reintergrate back into society
    we dont need him around

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