GREENSBORO, NC – Police arrested a 19-year-old man suspected of attempting to steal a moped on Monday.
At approximately 7 p.m., police responded to 313 Holt Avenue, after receiving reports of a robbery.
Police reported that the victim was dismounting his moped when the suspect approached him and demanded his moped. When the victim refused, the suspect fired a gun into the air.
The suspect fled the area after seeing an oncoming vehicle.
After and investigation, police arrested Robert Lamont King who was charged with attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon.