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Armed Robbery in movie theater parking lot

Armed Robbery in movie theater parking lot

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GREENVILLE, N.C. - Greenville police responded to a call in regards to an armed robbery in the Carmike Cinemas movie theater parking lot around 10:20 Wednesday night.

The victim told police he met the suspect with the intention of selling his shoes. The suspect, 18-year-old Ricardo Hardison, pulled a gun on the victim demanding the shoes. The victim was not injured according to police.

Police tracked Hardison to his home with a license plate number provided by the victim.Officers arrived at the suspects house on Holden Drive less then ten minutes later, but were unable to apprehend the suspect until nearly a hour later.

Hardison was arrested and charged with armed robbery as well as drug charges. His bond is set at $250,000.
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