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Man Charged in 2 Convenience Store Robberies

Posted April 17, 2008 8:34 p.m. EDT

Police charged a 24-year-old man this week for two robberies at convenience stores.

Investigators believe that Ray Rigsbee, of Glasson Street, robbed a Kangaroo Express, 3301 Guess Road, at 1 a.m. April 3 and Cruizers, 3578 Hillsborough Road, at 6 a.m. March 21

In both incidents, employees said a man wearing a gold jacket with fur around the hood threatened them and demanded money. He told the Kangaroo Express clerk that he had a gun, police said.

Rigsbee's bond was set at $300,000.

Anyone with information about the robberies was asked to call District 2 Investigations at 919-560-4582 or CrimeStoppers at 919-683-1200.