Couple Charged In Connection With Drug Store Robbery

Police have arrested a Virginia man in an armed robbery where the gunman appeared to be wearing makeup and a fake mustache.

Nags Head police say Marcus Heard of Norfolk was charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, second degree kidnapping, and assault by pointing a gun.

Police say Heard is accused of walking into Bear Drugs on South Croatan Highway Wednesday morning, and demanded money and narcotics.

He left in a faded red minivan, which has been recovered.

Also charged in the case is Ashley-Ann Lampkin of Manteo. She was arrested for aiding and abetting an armed robbery.

Heard remains in jail in Norfolk, awaiting his return to North Carolina to face charges.