MASON CITY – A Mason City man has been charged in connection with the recent armed robbery of a North End Casey’s store.
As a result of the investigation of the armed robbery of the Casey’s at 813 North Federal earlier this month, charges have been filed against Jesup Allen Ward (18) of Mason City.
A warrant for Ward’s arrest for the offense of Robbery in the 1st Degree, a class B felony, has been issued and he is currently in custody at the Worth County Jail.
Anyone with information about this crime should contact the Mason City Police Department.
Infamously, at this same Casey’s store back in 2011, Brandon Crawford was murdered by Jamaal J. Leslie, who used a gun to commit the murder. He was guilty of first-degree murder,sentenced to life in prison and lost his appeal in the case.
This past April, across the street at 814 N Federal Avenue, a person was shot and injured at 814 N Federal Avenue at the “Reynolds Apartments.”