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Durham Police Identify Armed Shoplifter

Posted June 7, 2005 6:09 a.m. EDT

— Police say media exposure led them to an armed shoplifter.

Investigators say 50-year-old Edmond Parker pulled a gun on clerks at the Hudson Belk at the Streets at Southpoint in May when he was caught trying to shoplift.

Parker has been arrested and charged with armed robbery.