Danville Police make arrest after attempted armed robbery

DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7) Danville Police arrested a man after an attempted armed robbery at a a gas station on Saturday.

Police said they responded to the Speedway on 1503 North Main Street just before 8:30 p.m. An employee told police a man came in with a silver handgun and demanded money.

The employee said the man ran away without any cash. Through the police investigation, he was identified and located.

Arsha Henderson, 21, of Danville, was arrested. He's being held in the Danville City Jail without bond, and he’s charged with attempted robbery and used of a firearm in commission of a felony.