Police: Man arrested after local restaurant robbery could be behind string of other robberies

By: Sara Whaley


TULSA, Okla. - Quick facts:

  • Police say a man is in custody after robbing a local restaurant, but they believe he could be behind more.
  • Demario Adams was arrested on complaints centered around one area Whataburger robbery after police say DNA helped connect him to the robbery.
  • However, police say he could be responsible for a number robberies at Whataburger restaurants in the area.
  • FOX23 has reported five robberies at the chain since April.
  • Police say they are continuing their investigation.
  • They say Adams is a convicted felon, having pleaded guilty to larceny in 2009.
  • Adams told FOX23 Monday that his arrest is "all a misunderstanding."

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