Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested By Police

A Clayton man has been arrested on robbery charges stemming from the holdup of two convenience stores last month.

Anthony Junior Jones, 30, of Cooper Branch Road, is charged by Clayton Police with the May14 armed robbery of Sandhu’s convenience store at 1225 Amelia Church Road and the May 26 armed robbery of the Handi-Mart at 10419 US 70 Business West.

Jones has been charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, second degree kidnapping, and possession of a firearm by felon in each incident.

Clayton Police are continuing to investigate the armed robberies and are currently working to identify a second suspect. Authorities said more charges are expected.