Suspects in ECU Robbery Face Judge

Suspects in ECU Robbery Face Judge


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Over the weekend, a man was robbed at gunpoint on the campus of ECU early Saturday morning.

ECU police arrested all four suspects that they say approached the victim on College Hill Drive around 3:00 a.m. One of the suspects showed and gun and asked for the victim’s wallet. No one was injured during the robbery.

The suspects, Tyshon Arnold, 18, Jacoby Cox, 18, Isaiah Simmons, 19, and Malcom Robinson, 20., who are not ECU students, are being charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon. Each were placed on a $100,000 bond.

All four men made an appearance in the Pitt County court this morning. One of the men asked if there were any way he could be there for the birth of this child next week. All bonds were kept at $100,000.

Court-Appointed attorneys were given and September 4th was set as the next court date.

Written by Clarke Jones

Source: WITN