Walmart robber will get probation amended

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WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — A Wichita Falls man who tried to rob a person in a Walmart car parking zone however had his gun taken away by the meant sufferer has been ordered to get remedy at a drug rehab facility.

Zachary Watters, 23, was arrested in 2016 and charged with aggravated theft.

He agreed to a plea cut price and obtained 10 years probation.

Throughout his probation, he admitted to utilizing and/or examined constructive quite a few instances for marijuana, benzos, cocaine, and meth, and likewise moved to a brand new location with out notifying his probation officer.

The choose has amended his probation, requiring him to reside in a drug rehab facility for at least 9 months, and when launched, proceed a drug interdiction program.

Within the tried theft, police stated he pulled a gun on a person within the car parking zone of the Central Freeway Walmart and advised him he wanted his pockets.

The sufferer stated he acted as if he was exhausting of listening to and advised the person to return nearer so he may hear him.

When Watters moved nearer, the person grabbed the gun out of his hand and known as the police. The person fled, however not earlier than the sufferer took an image of him and his automobile.

Police did a search of data of the license plate and located that Watters obtained a site visitors ticket within the 2004 Oldsmobile two months earlier.

The automobile was discovered parked on Woods Road the identical day and impounded.

The following day, police stated Watters known as the impound lot to get his automobile out after which stated he was prepared to show himself in.

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