Deputies arrest man suspected of robbing Tucson store with pink gun

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Pima County Sheriff's Department detectives have arrested a man suspected of using a pink handgun to rob a convenience store in Tucson.

William Bodney, 35, was taken into custody Wednesday morning. He was transported to the Pima County Adult Detention Complex where he was booked for armed robbery and aggravated assault.

Chief Deputy Chris Nanos said tips from the public led to Bodney's arrest.

Deputies said a man approached a clerk at a Quik Mart along Benson Highway on Aug. 24. He reportedly placed a pink and black handgun on the counter and demanded money from the register.

The clerk said the suspect left with cigarettes, beer and an undisclosed amount of cash.

No one was injured.