Williamston Man Charged In Convenience Store Robbery

One man has been arrested, and police are searching for another man involved in the armed robbery of a store last week.

Javian Brown of Williamston was arrested Saturday for the hold-up at the Wilco Hess on East Boulevard. The robbery happened around 11:00 p.m. On January 29th.

Employees say two armed men came into the store and demanded money. No one was hurt and the two gunmen ran from the store.

The 23-year-old Brown was jailed on a $100,000 secured bond and has a February 17th court date.

Anyone with information on the other gunman should call Williamston police at 252-792-2124 or Martin County Crime Stoppers at 252-792-8800.

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