Longview man who allegedly robbed E-Z Mart at gunpoint arrested

Longview man who allegedly robbed E-Z Mart at gunpoint arrested
Peyton Dajon Horton Source: Longview Police Department

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - The Longview Police Department is investigating an aggravated robbery that occurred at the E-Z Mart at 1501 Pine Tree Rd. in Longview, TX on October 18, 2018 at 1:45 a.m, according to LPD.

The suspect, Peyton Dajon Horton, 24 from Longview used a small handgun to get the clerks attention from outside the store and demanded money from the clerk.

Horton was found still in the area around 3:40 a.m, Wednesday. Peyton was found to be in possession of a firearm that was reported missing from a vehicle on August 16, 2017 in Longview TX, according to LPD.

According to LPD, during the investigation Peyton admitted to the robbery and was taken to jail on five outstanding warrants and the felony aggravated robbery charge.

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