Pasquotank Deputies have arrested Dezmond Johnson for armed robbery and tell WITN his accomplice is still on the run.
Authorities say the 2 armed with a handgun and wearing ski masks held up the Handee Hugo Store on North Road Street in Elizabeth City around 1:30am Monday morning. They stole cash from the register, the clerk's purse and car to get away. That car was spotted by officials shortly after the 2 jumped out. Johnson was caught and arrested, another suspect is still on the loose.