A winter weather advisory has been issued for all of eastern Carolina except Carteret, Onslow, and Duplin counties through 4am Friday. Rain and light sleet continues to fall through the area. Temperatures are still about freezing.
Two robberies within minutes of each other and police say one man is responsible for both of them.
Havelock Police Officers arrested 19 year old Corey Alexander Thomas for one count of armed roberry and one count of attempted armed robbery.
Police say Thomas pulled out a gun and demanded money from guests of the Hostess House on Mccotter Boulevard around 11:45 last night. Police say he held up four people in one room, getting nothing. Then minutes later, approached another guest, demanded money, but only took off with a cell phone.
Thomas is in the Craven County Jail under a $100,000 secured bond.