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Man charged in armed robbery at Southern Pines hotel

Posted July 1, 2010 10:27 a.m. EDT

— Southern Pines police charged a 17-year-old Wednesday in connection with a May 15 armed robbery at the Days Inn, 805 SW Service Road.

Caleb Josiah Haire, of West End, was placed in the Moore County Detention Center under a $100,000 secured bond. His next court appearance was set for July 14.

Haire was serving probation stemming from November 2009 convictions on two counts of possessing stolen goods, according to state Department of Correction records.

Police said the investigation into the Days Inn robbery is ongoing. Anyone with information should call the Southern Pines Police Department's Investigation Division at 910-693-7031.