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Fairview Heights man charged with robbing Belleville Subway

Henry C. St. James III
Henry C. St. James III

A 24-year-old Fairview Heights man robbed a Subway restaurant at gunpoint in Belleville on Monday, according to charges filed Thursday in St. Clair County.

Henry C. St. James III was charged in connection with the robbery at 2331 Old Collinsville Road.

Shortly after 4 p.m., a man entered the restaurant and ordered two sandwiches, then pulled out a gun and demanded money, according to Belleville Police Master Sgt. Todd Keilbach.

The man fled the store with an undisclosed amount of money. No one was injured.

St. James was charged with aggravated robbery. A judge set his bail at $40,000.

Kelsey Landis: 618-239-2110, @kelseylandis