Guilty Pleas In Rash Of Greenville Fast Food Holdups


Four men who police say were responsible for a string of fast food restaurant robberies in and around Greenville in 2011 and 2012 pled guilty in federal court.

The U.S. Attorney's Office says Trevin Gibson of Greenville, Michael Gibson of Greenville, Prentise Wilkins of Williamston and Deshaun Spruill of Robersonville all pled guilty to firearms charges.

The robberies, involving Bojangles' Burger King, McDonalds and Popeyes, happened between September 2011 and January 2012.

Each man faces at least 30 years in federal prison without parole and could be sentenced up to life in prison. They will be sentenced during the week of February 10th.

Another defendant, Marcus Garrett, has already pleaded guilty and is awaiting sentencing next month.


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