Muncie Teen Arrested For Attempted Robbery

A Muncie teenager, who allegedly forced his way into a home on North Everbrook Lane wearing only boxer shorts and a ski mask, has been arrested. City police say 19-year-old Austin Atkins claimed to have a gun and demanded money. He was reportedly recognized by the victims and ran away without the cash. He was taken into custody after a tip revealed that he was staying in a Muncie motel.