Police: Two robbery suspects arrested in Winston-Salem
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police arrested two female suspects wanted in connection with two robberies in Winston-Salem.
On Wednesday, Ashley Monae Wilson, 26, and Alayah Brene Ingram, 18, were arrested and charged with two counts of armed robbery and obtaining property by false pretense.
Around 12:48 a.m on July 14, two men told police they were walking home on N. Spring Street when a dark-colored vehicle pulled up beside them.
One of the victims told police three black females exited the vehicle and approached them. The victim said one of the females pointed a black semi-automatic pistol at them and demanded money.
The suspects left in a vehicle headed south on N. Spring Street toward Holly Ave.
At 12:51 a.m., officers responded to a robbery reported in the 600 block of West Sixth Street. The victim told police he was sitting at the bus stop in front of Crystal Towers when he was robbed at gunpoint by a black female.
During the incident, the victim threw his money on the ground and the suspect left in a dark-colored vehicle.
On Tuesday, police released a photo of the three people wanted in connection with the two robberies.
Wilson and Ingram are being held under a $250,000 bond.
Police are still searching for a third suspect involved in the robberies.
Anyone with information as to this crime is asked to call Crimestoppers at 727-2800.