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Greenville Man Charged With 18 Armed Robberies

By: Bill Wilson
By: Bill Wilson

Greenville police say they have solved a long string of armed robberies which have plagued the city since last May.

Today they announced the arrest of Rashad White of Glendale Court on 18 counts of armed robbery.

Police say since May White has been on a crime spree. One of those businesses, the Wilco Hess on South Memorial Drive was held up four different times.

In addition to the 17 armed robberies since May, police say White is also charged with the October 2004 holdup of the Hamilton Inn.

Police say that White has also been connected with recent robberies in Winterville and Farmville. Police say White was arrested by Tarboro police on February 28th and since then authorities have been able to connect him with the 18 armed robberies in Greenville.

Here is a list of businesses that White is accused of robbing:

Hamilton Inn - October 28, 2004
Subway, 803 Moye Blvd. - June 6, 2007
Waffle House, 715 Thomas Langston Rd - June 12, 2007
Wilco Hess, 3000 S. Memorial Drive - July 9, 2007
Kentucky Fried Chicken, 2000 SE Greenville Blvd - July 29, 2007
Kangaroo Convenience Store, 2200 S. Evans Street - August 14, 2007
Wilco Hess, 3000 S. Memorial Drive - August 19, 2007
Wilco Hess, 3000 S. Memorial Drive - August 28, 2007
Wilco Hess, 3000 S. Memorial Drive - September 3, 2007
Subway, 801 Moye Blvd. - September 9, 2007
Kentucky Fried Chicken, 2000 SE Greenville Blvd - September 16, 2007
Wilco Hess, 502 SW Greenville Blvd. - September 19, 2007
Taco Bell, 659 S. Memorial Drive - October 9, 2007
Burger King, 4088 S. Memorial Drive - October 10, 2007
Taco Bell, 659 S. Memorial Drive - October 29, 2007
Harvey's Restaurant, 823 S. Memorial Drive - November 2, 2007
Swiss Chalet Bakery, 1011 Charles Blvd. - November 17, 2007
Hardees Restaurant, 1300 N. Memorial Drive - November 20, 2007


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