07/19/10 — Police seeking two in Mount Olive robbery

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Police seeking two in Mount Olive robbery

By Staff Reports
Published in News on July 19, 2010 1:46 PM

MOUNT OLIVE -- One person is in custody and two others are still being sought this morning in connection with an armed robbery early this morning at Handy Mart 2 on North Breazeale Avenue at N.C. 55.

Det./Sgt. C.J. Weaver was interviewing the suspect and could not be reached for comment this morning.

The robbery apparently happened around 2 a.m. and officers have spent the night looking for the two other suspects following a foot chase, according to store officials.

No one was injured, store officials said.

The Sheriff's Office K-9 unit responded to aid in the search.

Additional information was not available prior to presstime this morning.