Suspects in December robbery charged

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, January 11, 2011

The Rowan County Sheriff’s Office has arrested two suspects involved in a Dec. 22, 2010, beating and robbery.
Travis Carroll King, 24, of 121 Baucom Acres Drive, and Robert Kevin Eddings Jr., 24, of 125 Baucom Acres Drive, were both charged with felony common law robbery Jan. 8.
Eddings was additionally charged with misdemeanor larceny and misdemeanor simple assault. He was given a $7,500 secured bond. King was given a $10,000 secured bond.
On Dec. 22, deputies responded to 125 Baucom Acres Drive, the home of Eddings, after Dustin Parson, Justina Phoenix and Dennis Lowery were robbed and beaten, the sheriff’s office reported.
Taken from the three was a cell phone, the Playstation 3 that they let Eddings borrow, $215 cash and several ID cards, a pair of shoes, makeup and a pocketbook.
The Sheriff’s Office is still investigating and more arrests may be made.