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Indianapolis man arrested for Fishers armed robbery

Thomas Wilson, 20, is accused of pointing a gun at customers leaving a Fishers business and demanding money.
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FISHERS, Ind. — An Indianapolis man is in custody after a five-month armed robbery investigation. Thomas Wilson, 20, allegedly robbed customers outside K1 Speed in Fishers.

The incident happened shortly after 11 p.m. on Dec. 19, 2021. Witnesses told officers a male suspect wearing a ski mask approached them with a handgun, demanding all their money. The victims complied, then the suspect left in a dark-colored SUV. No one was injured in the incident.

Officers with the Fishers Police Department, IMPD, and the U.S. Marshals Task Force found Wilson at a home in Whitestown, Indiana, on Wednesday, May 25. Officers arrested him and took him to the Hamilton County Jail.

Wilson is facing the following charges:

  • Robbery (Level 3 felony)
  • Pointing a firearm (Level 6 felony)
  • Intimidation (Level 5 felony)
  • Theft (Class A misdemeanor)
  • Carrying a handgun without a license (Class A misdemeanor)

As of Thursday afternoon, the Hamilton County Prosecutor's Office had not yet filed official charges in the case.

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