ALBEMARLE, N.C. -- Tips from the public led police to a man accused of robbing an Albemarle gas station at gunpoint.

Officers arrested Eric Burleson on Friday.

The Albemarle Police Department says tips poured in after detectives released surveillance photos.

Investigators say Burleson took an unknown amount of money from Olympia Gas Station on Jan. 27 and fled the scene.

He has been booked into the Stanly County Jail without incident on a $50,000 bond.

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