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UPDATE: Suspect On The Run Under Arrest

By: Heather King
By: Heather King

An armed robbery suspect on the run since last week is now in custody.

Online detention center records show 22-year-old Gustin Roach of Tobacco Rd. in Greenville was behind bars in the Pitt County Detention Center Monday morning.

The Pitt County Sheriff's Office says Roach helped hold up two people outside the Wilco-Hess/Trademart on Dickinson Ave. south of Greenville last Wednesday night.

Roach's bond is set at $250,000. Records show he's also facing a misdemeanor charge for possession of marijuana.

Lawmen arrested 26-year-old James Bowden, Jr. of Ivy Rd. for the hold-up outside of the gas station as well.


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Lawmen need your help finding a suspected armed robber. His alleged partner-in-crime is already in custody.

The Pitt County Sheriff's Office has arrested 26-year-old James Bowden, Jr. of Ivy Rd. in Greenville for holding up two people at gunpoint outside the Wilco-Hess/TradeMart at 4000 Dickinson Ave. Lawmen say the hold-up happened Wednesday night at 8:30 p.m.

Bowden was jailed under a $50,000 bond on two counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon.

Gustin Roach is the one lawmen are trying to find. He is 22 years old and lives on Tobacco Rd. in Greenville.

Lawmen say Roselyn D. Daniels of Shiloh Dr. in Greenville, the owner of the suspect vehicle that was used during the robbery, was arrested on unrelated charges from another county. She's facing nine counts of failure to appear in court.


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