Campbell store clerk believed suspect stealing cigarettes had gun

Anthony White was arrested in Campbell, Ohio and charged with aggravated assault.

CAMPBELL, Ohio (WYTV) – A Campbell man is in the Mahoning County Jail after police say he stole cigarettes from a gas station at gunpoint.

Anthony White, 23, is charged with aggravated robbery after police say he pointed what was believed to be a gun at a store clerk and took three cartons of cigarettes Sunday.

The clerk told police that he recognized White from when he was there earlier trying to buy some items but had his credit cards declined.

A few hours later, police arrested White during a traffic stop.

He is due in court Tuesday morning.

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