Randolph County man arrested in armed robbery of Archdale convenience store

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Steven Eugene Weatherman

ARCHDALE, N.C. — A man is in custody accused of robbing an Archdale convenience store last week.

Steven Eugene Weatherman, 26, of Sophia, is charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and second-degree kidnapping.

On Friday at about 8:45 p.m., officers initiated a traffic stop on Weatherman for an unrelated traffic offense.

It was later determined that Weatherman was responsible for the armed robbery of the Kangaroo convenience store, located at 11315 N. Main St., on March 12.

Weatherman was placed in the Randolph County Jail and is currently being held under a $325,000 secured bond.