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Woman charged with Atlantis Chevron robbery

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ATLANTIS, FL (WFLX)-  Heather Kelly of Fort Pierce is being held in the Martin County Jail in connection with the robbery of the Chevron Station in Atlantis on Tuesday according to Atlantis police.

UPDATE, WED 5 PM: The Florida Highway Patrol stopped Kelly for speeding as she drove north on I-95 in Martin County and arrested her on a warrant from another Florida county. 

Kelly admitted to an Atlantis detective that she was the person who robbed the store, police said.

Police say that Kelly entered the store at 5965 S. Congress Avenue around 4:28 am Tuesday morning.

The clerk, according to police, was not aware that Kelly had climbed through the counter window and opened the cash drawer.

Police say the woman took large dollar bills. The clerk tried to grab her after he saw her at the register, however she kicked him and got away.

Police says that Kelly lost both of her sandals as she struggled with the clerk.

The incident was captured on a surveillance camera.

PREVIOUSLY: A search is underway by Atlantis police to find a woman who robbed the Atlantis Chevron early Tuesday morning.

Police say the suspect entered the store at 5965 S. Congress Avenue around 4:28 a.m.

The clerk, according to police, was not aware of the suspect who climbed through the counter window and opened the cash drawer.

Police say the woman took large dollar bills. The clerk tried to grab her after he saw her at the register, however she kicked him and got away.

Police says that the suspect lost both of her sandals as she struggled with the clerk.

Police say the woman is in her mid 20s – mid 30s, has long brown hair and a  thin build.

She wore short dark-colored shorts, an elbow-length melon colored blouse and brown O'Neil brand sandals.

The woman police are looking for drove a dark colored mini-van, possibly a Chevrolet with a temporary tag.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact the Atlantis Police Department.

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