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Police looking for suspect in Pop Shoppe robbery

Wanted

Claymore Christopher Jones II

By Shavonne Walker

shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com

SALISBURY — The Salisbury Police Department is looking for a man connected to a recent convenience store robbery.

Authorities say Claymore Christopher Jones II is wanted in the robbery of Pop Shoppe West.

Police said Jones, 26, went into the store, located at 1831 W. Innes St., about 2 a.m. Monday and demanded money.

He was given cash, police said.

Warrants have been issued for his arrest on a charge of common law robbery.

Jones has multiple previous convictions, including larceny, obtaining property by false pretenses, possession of drug paraphernalia, assault, breaking and entering, and aiding and abetting larceny of a motor vehicle.

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