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Gary Shenard Green

SPD: Robbery suspect apprehended in Texas

Posted at 4:19 PM on Feb 6, 2019



A suspect in a January 19 robbery at the Royal Express convenience store was apprehended by U.S. Marshals and Texas State Troopers on Tuesday.

According to a Statesville Police Department news release, Gary Shenard Green, 30, was arrested in Wichita Falls, Texas, on Tuesday. Green also has charges pending for breaking and entering and safecracking in Charlotte, police said.

Green will be extradited to North Carolina, where he will be served with the outstanding warrants.

During the January 16 robbery at Royal Express, a black male entered the store with a mask covering his face and demanded money while pointing a knife at her, police said. He stole cash and two cartons of cigarettes before fleeing on foot.


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