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Man Charged in Armed Heist in Cumberland

Posted March 18, 2008 4:53 p.m. EDT

— Cumberland County sheriff's deputies made an arrest in an armed robbery case Tuesday while searching a house to help in a Fayetteville investigation.

They charged Marcus Jerome Morgan, 25, of 5624 Carson Drive, Fayetteville, with robbing a Family Dollar store in the Skyland Shopping Center last week. Deputies found Morgan when they went into a house at 5728 Holland St., the sheriff's office said.

The house was listed in a search warrant that Fayetteville police had obtained in a related investigation, deputies said.