MARION - Two men are accused of robbing a Marion gas station late Thursday night. The hold-up was reported at 9:54 p.m. at Valero Gas located at 1801 West Main Street.
Police spotted a silver van fleeing the scene. After a short distance, the vehicle came to a stop at the intersection of Copeland and Carbon streets. Police say the driver of the vehicle and a passenger were taken into custody.
Officers recovered an undisclosed amount of cash. Bryon L Williams, 39 of Herrin was arrested for Aggravated Robbery and Driving While License Revoked. Travis J Taylor, 37 of Herrin was arrested for Aggravated Robbery and Resisting/Obstructing a Police Officer.
Both suspects are being held at Williamson County Jail awaiting a bond hearing.