Slidell Police arrested Don Barrington (28) of Madisonville last Friday (April 13, 2018) for the armed robberies of two gas stations on Christmas night.
Barrington reportedly entered an Exxon store, brandished a knife, and demanded money. He got an undisclosed amount of cash and fled. Shortly afterwards, Barrington reportedly entered a Shell store and again demanded clash and fled after getting an undisclosed amount of cash.
Barrington was developed as a primary suspect after a Crimestoppers tip named Barrington as the robber. Investigators were able to positively link Barrington to the robberies and secured warrants for his arrest.
Barrington’s arrest was featured on the A&E television show, Live PD.