Suffolk man arrested for convenience store robbery

Suffolk man arrested for convenience store robbery

Police say George Lee Carroll entered the Miller Mart located in the 1500 block of Holland Road in Suffolk around 5:15 a.m., showed a handgun and demanded money.

Print
Email
|

by 13News Now

WVEC.com

Posted on January 9, 2014 at 1:57 PM

SUFFOLK -- A Suffolk man was arrested Thursday for allegedly robbing a convenience store on January 3. 

Police charged 53-year-old George Lee Carroll III  with robbery, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Police say Carroll entered the Miller Mart located in the 1500 block of Holland Road in Suffolk around 5:15 a.m., showed a handgun and demanded money.

Police believe Carroll then fled with cash.  Nobody was injured in the robbery. 

Carroll is currently being held without bond at Western Tidewater Regional Jail.

Print
Email
|