Monday, September 3, 2012

Suspect Arrested After Robbing Statesville Family Dollar Store

Stanley Cowan
A man is in jail after robbing a Family Dollar in Statesville on Wednesday.

Police say Stanley Cowan robbed the store, located on Shelton Avenue, while wearing a black mask. The robbery was during business hours and the store was full of customers.

According to reports, Cowan left the store with a register drawer full of cash after hitting and pushing shoppers. Cowan was apprehended after police located him near the store. He still had the drawer from the store's cash register.