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Man accused of using assault rifle in robbery

Posted August 24, 2008 7:04 p.m. EDT
Updated August 27, 2008 2:14 p.m. EDT

— A Raleigh man is facing charges of robbing and attacking three men with a  military-style, high-powered assault rifle.

Antonyo Bryant, 21, is accused of assaulting the men with the 7.62 mm firearm during a robbery.

The attack happened Saturday, according to a warrant for Bryant's arrest.

Bryant, who is a convicted felon, was being held Sunday afternoon on a $500,000 bond.