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Garner Food Lion robbed

Posted May 6, 2008

— Police said they are questioning four men after an armed robbery at a local grocery store Tuesday morning.

Investigators said three men, one with a hand gun and another with a knife, entered the Food Lion at U.S. Highway 401 and Ten Ten Road shortly before 9:30 a.m. They fled on foot after taking cash from a couple registers.

They were last seen headed behind the Food Lion, toward Ten Ten Road.

Police said the men being questioned are in custody but have not been arrested or charged in the robbery. A tip lead police to the location of the four men.

Officers said they expect to make some arrests in case soon.

Exact descriptions of the men, were not immediately available, but anyone with information about the robbery should contact police.


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  • Jermaniac May 6, 2008

    I'm with you monkey. Things were a lot better when Godzilla was around. You could play in the streets at night, go to the bank alone, ahh, the good ole days.

  • monkey_boy09 May 6, 2008

    oh yay, thats near my neck of the woods. I sure wish godzilla were still around, he was the defender of earth,. I miss him.

  • garden May 6, 2008

    How can anyone have any information if they don't know what they are looking for? Hey, it could be big women dressed in drag.

  • garnertoy May 6, 2008

    they are little big tall and short have hair and no hair

  • They call me CATMAN May 6, 2008

    Their between 1 & 10 feet With 2 brown or blue eyes, wearing clothes and shoes of some color. And got away in a Ford, Chevy or Dodge heading north, south east westerly. Any one with info please call someone.

  • dookie4life May 6, 2008

    Well I will sure be looking out for them as soon as I know what they look like