STUART, Florida (WPEC) -- Atlantis police identified Heather Brianna Kelly, 25, of
Fort Pierce as the suspect in a gas station robbery caught on
surveillance video early Tuesday morning.
WATCH: Crystal-clear footage of the thief in action
Atlantis police Det.
Marvin Jenne reports that Kelly was pulled over by an FHP trooper on a
speeding violation on I-95 in Palm City last week. She was arrested on an
outstanding warrant for a probation violation from another county and is
in Martin County's jail.
In a jailhouse interview, Kelly reportedly
admitted to Atlantis police that she was the robber.
video from the Chevron gas station at Lantana and Congress shows a
young woman jumping over the counter to open a cash register at 4:30
a.m. Tuesday, June 11. The store clerk returns and the suspect flees back over
the counter, losing a flip-flop in the process as the clerk hit the
Police say she escaped with a couple hundred dollars.