Saturday, August 4, 2012

Man Charged With Robbing NE Charlotte Convenience Store

Charlotte native Clavon William Sanders, 36, was arrested and charged August 2nd with robbery of a convenience store near I-85 in Northeast Chatlotte.  

The Fast Mart on Tom Hunter Road was robbed Thursday night at 11:00.  The suspect fired a gun and robbed the store clerk and a customer.Luckily neither of the men was injured during the robbery.  The robber left with a getaway vehicle driven by another suspect.  A they fled the store, the clerk alerted police of both men's description.  

The men were spotted by an off-duty police officer as fitting the description and pulled over on Gibbon Road.  Sanders was charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon.  He was being jailed under a $150,000 bond.