Arrests made in armed robbery

Published 8:32 am Thursday, November 7, 2019

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Adrian Robinson, 22 of Rice and Quintairs Wade, 20 of Pamplin have been arrested and charged in connection of the armed robbery of the Dollar General store in Pamplin on Oct. 23.

According to Appomattox Sheriff Barry Letterman both have been charged with armed robbery, abduction, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and grand larceny.

On Wednesday, Oct. 23, deputies responded to an armed robbery of the Dollar General located at 2482 Pamplin Road at approximately 10:04 p.m., said a statement from the department posted on its Facebook page.

Two clerks and one customer were present at the time of the robbery, the release said.

An undisclosed amount of cash was taken, and the suspects fled the immediate area on foot, the release said. The suspects were described as two individuals dressed in all black clothing, the release continued.

Both Robinson and Wade are currently being held at Blue Ridge Regional Jail without Bond.