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Police charge man accused of robbing Burlington Food Lion

Police charged Larry Wayne Inge, 38, with Common Law Robbery in relation to the incident.
Credit: Burlington Police Department

BURLINGTON, N.C. — A man accused of robbing a Burlington Food Lion is in custody according to the Burlington Police Department. Police say they charged Larry Wayne Inge, 38, of Danville, Virginia, on Tuesday. Inge was charged with Common Law Robbery in relation to the incident. 

Additionally, he was charged with Robbery with a Dangerous Weapon in regards to a robbery that happened on December 20, 2019, at Duncan’s Exxon located at 351 South Church Street. 

According to Burlington police,  Inge was previously arrested and in the custody of the Rockingham County Jail when he was served with these additional warrants.

On January 15, 2020, officers with the Burlington Police Department responded to the Food Lion located at 3535 South Church Street in regards to a robbery.

They reported that a man, now believed to be Inge, came into the store wearing a blue bandana as a facial covering and demanded money.

He then allegedly alluded to having a gun and was able to steal an undisclosed amount of money before taken off on foot towards South Williamson Ave.

Inge now remains in the custody of the Rockingham County Jail on a $150,000 secured bond.

Credit: Burlington Police Department

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