Initially, two suspects were arrested and charged in the Brookstone neighborhood armed robbery but Roxboro police officers have arrested and charged a third person.
Roxboro police have arrested a third suspect in connection with an armed robbery reported in the Brookstone neighborhood March 21.
Matthew Bailey, 26, 315 Woodlawn Ave., was charged with two counts of conspiracy to commit a felony.
According to the Roxboro Police Department, investigators learned Bailey was a co-conspirator in that case which resulted in his arrest.
Bailey is being held in the Person County Jail under a $20,000 bond.
Two guns stolen
Thursday evening a Person County Sheriff’s deputy responded to a reported break-in near Frank Cash Road in Timberlake.
According to the report, the suspect kicked in the victim’s rear door and stole two guns, a .22 ACP revolver and a semi-automatic rifle.
This case is ongoing.
Sunday night a Person County Sheriff’s deputy responded to a reported home break-in near Mount Harmony Church Road in Rougemont.
According to the Person County Sheriff’s Office, the suspect kicked in the door and stole a $15 watch and some other cosmetic jewelry.
This case remains under investigation.
Book bag missing from vehicle
According to the Roxboro Police Department, a man reported his book bag missing from his vehicle near North Main Street.
The bag contained a pair of Air Pods, books and financial documents.
This case is closed and pending leads to investigate.