A convenience store manager has been arrested after deputies say she staged an armed robbery last month.
Ruth Brunick of Holly Ridge is charged with larceny by employee, felony conspiracy and filing a false report to police.
Onslow County deputies say on August 18th the woman claimed she had been assaulted and robbed shortly after opening the Handy Mart on Highway 210 in Sneads Ferry.
The 34-year-old's bond has been set at $12,000 and she has a first court appearance Thursday morning.
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