Friday, December 7, 2012
Two teens suspected in an armed robbery of an ECU student remained at large on Thursday, according to Greenville police.
The 20-year-old student reported that he was robbed by a group of men about 11:15 p.m. on Saturday at East Fifth Street and Trustees Way.
Police caught suspects Anthony Lee Pittman, 20, and Michael Sharkeem Wilson, 21, both of Rocky Mount, in the downtown area early Sunday morning.
Officers also secured warrants for Rocky Mount residents Rowainto Watson, 19, and Travon Rice, 17.
Greenville police are working with law enforcement in Rocky Mount to apprehend the suspects.
Charges for the four include robbery with a dangerous weapon, conspiracy to commit armed robbery, possession of a dangerous weapon on educational property and other drug charges.
The case remains under investigation and additional warrants and charges could be sought.
Wilson was in custody at the Pitt County Detention Center under a $501,065 bond. Pittman was under a $400,500 bond.
via The Daily Reflector.