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One arrested in armed robbery that injured store clerk

Quandrivus Burks has been charged with the armed robbery of the Cornor Mart

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — One person has been arrested for an May armed robbery that injured a store clerk in east Charlotte, the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department announced Friday.

Quandrivus Burks was charged with Armed Robbery and Assault with a Deadly Weapon Inflicting Serious Injury for his involvement in the May 26 shooting at the Cornor Mart, which is located at 2101 Eastway Drive.

When police arrived around 1 a.m., they found the store clerk had been struck in the leg by a bullet. At the time, police said the suspect fired multiple shots.

Investigators had released a surveillance picture of one of two suspects after the armed robbery.

Credit: CMPD

Burks was developed as a suspect in this case after an anonymous tip to Crime Stoppers, police said. 

This is an open and active investigation. Detectives are working to determine the identity of a second suspect who participated in this crime.

Anyone who has any information about this case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or visit the Crime Stoppers website at http://charlottecrimestoppers.com/.

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