Granby man behind bars after robbery


NEOSHO, Mo. — A Granby man is behind bars for allegedly holding a store clerk at gunpoint and robbing the business.

60-year-old Ricky J. Collinsworth is being held in the Newton County jail on four different charges.

First degree robbery, armed criminal action, tampering with a motor vehicle and unlawful possession of a firearm.

Police say Collinsworth walked into the Family Market grocery store in Neosho, pointed a gun at the cashier and demanded money.

Authorities say he drove there in a car he’d stolen from a family member.

Collinsworth is being held without bail.

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