Man accused of robbing woman at animal clinic caught


A man wanted for robbing a woman at an animal clinic in Mercer County was taken into custody Tuesday, Sept. 29. Alan Lee Felts, 39, was arrested during a traffic stop in McDowell County, according to Trooper J. C. Woods.

Felts allegedly pulled a gun on a woman at the Green Valley Animal Hospital and demanded money. The woman was picking up her dog from the clinic at the time.

Felts was charged with first degree robbery. He was taken to Southern Regional Jail on a $25,000 cash-only bond.

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