Four arrested after robbing Circle K store

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SURPRISE - The following is a press release from the Surprise Police Department:

On Wednesday, November 5, 2008 at approximately 1:57 am, three male subjects robbed the Circle K store located at 12707 Northwest Grand, Surprise AZ.The clerk stated that he was held at gun point by one suspect while the others took approximately one thousand dollars worth of alcohol, tobacco and food merchandise.

Surveillance tape and eyewitness statements lead police to the vehicle used by the robbers, which was located shortly thereafter in front of a home at 12700 block of West Fletcher Street, Surprise AZ. Upon conclusion of their on-scene investigation, officers arrested Michael Martinez, age 20, of El Mirage AZ, Omar Casillas, age 18, of El Mirage AZ, and Adam Sandate, age 18, of Surprise AZ.

The three suspects charged with Armed Robbery (class 2 felony) and booked into the Maricopa County 4th Avenue Jail.