Police arrested one suspect and are searching for three accomplices in a Monday night armed robbery.
Authorities said an 18-year-old man was in a vehicle when the suspects robbed him at gunpoint in the car and assaulted him. The victim was able to escape and call police near the intersection of Church Street and Grand Avenue. A description of the suspect’s vehicle was released and N.C. Highway Patrol stopped the vehicle a short time later and took one man into custody.
Daquan Devieon Alston, 19, was charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and possession of a firearm by a felon. He was jailed in Nash County under a $65,000 secured bond.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 977-1111 or email@example.com.