Suspect in robberies arrested in Spencer
SPENCER — Authorities have arrested a man who is a suspect in two Winston-Salem armed robberies.
Sean Wendell Harrison, 42, was arrested Thursday at 1007 Elizabeth Ave. by Rowan County Sheriff’s Office deputies and officers with the Spencer Police Department, a press release said.
Harrison’s listed address is in Winston-Salem. It wasn’t clear Thursday why he was in Spencer.
Harrison was charged with two counts of armed robbery with a dangerous weapon and transferred to the Forsyth County jail, where he was placed under a $100,000 bond.
Television station WGHP in Winston-Salem reported that Harrison is one of two suspects in the armed robberies. The other remained at large Thursday evening.
The robbery and attempted robbery of two Winston-Salem businesses happened little more than an hour apart the evening of Dec. 18, WGHP reported.