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Two caught, third still wanted in Princeville armed robbery

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Published: May. 2, 2019 at 3:54 AM EDT
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Two people have been arrested and deputies are looking for a third person for the armed robbery of a business in one Eastern Carolina county.

The Lucky Ducky in Princeville was held up on Tuesday.

Shontayvia Staton, 19, has been charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, conspiracy of robbery with a dangerous weapon, and accessory after the fact. Ty'Asia Ward, also 19, is charged with accessory after the fact.

Deputies say they are still searching for Isaiah Blow, 21. He is wanted for robbery with a dangerous weapon, conspiracy of robbery with a dangerous weapon, and assault by pointing a gun.

Multiple people were seen riding around the business before it was robbed, according to deputies.

They were seen driving a black Nissan Altima on surveillance video. Deputies say they came in and left the store several times before an armed man wearing a ski mask went inside and demanded money before taking off.

If anyone knows the whereabouts of Blow, they should call the Edgecombe County Sheriff's Office at (252)641-7911.


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Police are searching for several people after an armed robbery here in the east.

Edgecombe County Sheriff's deputies say multiple people were seen riding around a business in Princeville on Tuesday.

They were seen driving a black Nissan Altima around "The Lucky Ducky" on surveillance video.

Deputies say they entered and exited the store several times before a man wearing a ski mask came in armed with a gun, approached the clerk and demanded money before taking off.

Deputies have identified one person in connection to the case saying they have warrants out for Tyasia Ward.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Edgecombe County Sheriff's Office.

A cash reward is being offered for information that leads to arrests.