Customer leads authorities to suspected robbers

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) - A customer at a convenience store helped New Hanover County Sheriff's Deputies track down and arrest two people robbery suspects.

Sheriff's Deputies arrested Kevin Terod Holland and Keenan Edward Hairston after witnesses said one of the men held up a clerk.

According to the sheriff's office, the robbery happened just after noon at the North Kerr Mini Mart near Gordon Road.

A customer followed the suspected robbers and gave deputies a description of their vehicle.

Wilmington Police helped deputies catch the accused men.

Holland and Hairston are both charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and are in the New Hanover County jail under $100,000 bond.

No one was hurt during the incident.

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