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Garner Police Identify Second Applebee's Robbery Suspect

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 Derek Pendergraft
GARNER, N.C. — Garner police have identified a second suspect in a restaurant robbery.

Jessica Lee, who is suspected to be the getaway driver, turned herself in on Monday.

Garner police say she helped rob the Applebee's restaurant on Timber Drive last week when a man forced an employee into a refrigerator.

Police are now looking for Derek Pendergraft, 25, who is considered armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information about Pendergraft's location should call the Garner Police Department at 919-777-8810 or the 24 hour CrimeStopper hot line at: 919-BAN-CRIME (919-226-2746).


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