Man tries to rob store with large rock

Local News

(2/19/19) The arrest report says 34-year-old Dewayne Wright entered a Dollar General on Reddix Lane holding a rock the size of a baseball.

Police say Wright tried to deman money, but the clerk refused and told Wright to leave. 

Wright continued to yell, but eventually threw the rock against the front door and ran.

Officers arrested him as he crossed the street.

He has been charged with one count of armed robbery.

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