October 13, 2017  |  01:51 pm

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office has made an arrest in the armed robbery that occurred last Sunday (October 8) at a gas station on Highway 11 in Slidell.

Reyhane McKnight (DOB 7/27/1987) was taken into custody by the STPSO in the Slidell area on Thursday, October 12. 

Shortly after 9:30 p.m. last Sunday (October 8) night, STPSO deputies responded to an armed robbery at a gas station on Highway 11. The cashier reported she was robbed at gunpoint by a man in a ski mask who made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The subsequent investigation led to the arrest of McKnight, who was taken into custody without incident.

Reyhane Tyrone McKnight (DOB 7/27/1987; 505 Cypress Street, Slidell) was booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail on the following charges:
LRS 14:64 Armed Robbery
LRS 14:64.3 Armed Robbery, Use of Firearm, Additional Penalty
LRS 14:95.1 Possession of Firearm or Carrying a Concealed Weapon by a Person Convicted of Certain Felonies