18 Year Old Ayden Man Sentenced For Armed Robbery

An 18 year old who pleaded guilty was sentenced to prison Friday.

Court records show Brandon Thompson, from Ayden, was sentenced to 43 to 63 months.

Thompson is facing a charge of robbery with a firearm or other dangerous weapon.

Thompson was charged in the 2012 robbery at the Dollar General in Winterville.

A second suspect, Jaquan Chamberlain, was also charged in that case. Records show he was convicted of February 2012 armed robbery and given probation.