ALBEMARLE, N.C. — The Albemarle Police Department have made an arrest in connection to two robbery cases from December.
On December 22, 2019, officer responded to an armed robbery at Dollar Tree off of Hwy 24 around 8:15 p.m., officers say. Following this robbery, on the same night the nearby Papa John’s Pizza was robbed around 9:30 p.m.
After an investigation, detectives arrested and charged 34-year-old Terick James with two counts of Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon and one count of Attempted Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon, according to a news release.
James received an $85,000 secured bond for his release, officials say. His first scheduled court appearance is March 30.