Rash of Robberies

Friday the Lenior County Sheriffs Depeartment recieved a tip concerning the robbery of Hispanic businesses in Lenior, Greene and Wayne counties. Officers picked up these three suspects, Denis Emanuel Lopez, Jose Garcia Escobar, and Jose Lenin Maldanado, all from Honduras -- yesterday on Pollock street in Kinston. The three stole more than 1000 dollars in cash in one robbery in Wayne County alone. All three are at the Wayne County Detention Center under a 100-thousand dollar secured bond.