Two arrested for Greensboro robbery
GREENSBORO, N.C. — A 23-year-old woman and a juvenile accomplice are charged in connection with Tuesday’s robbery of a 56-year-old friend of the woman.
Ashleigh Morgan Kay and the juvenile each are charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, assault with a dangerous weapon inflicting serious injury, and conspiracy for Tuesday’s attack on Buster Alexander Yancey, Jr.
Yancey went to Kay’s residence at 1615 Grove St. at her request shortly before 1 p.m. to help the mother buy food. When Yancey arrived at her home, he was accosted by a young man with a baseball bat and robbed of $1,400 in cash. Kay then called 911 to report that her home was being burglarized.
Yancey was taken to Cone Hospital and treated for a non-life threatening injury to his head. He has since been released.
The juvenile was taken into custody on a secure custody order and is confined at the Guilford County Juvenile Detention Center until his hearing.
Kay is confined in the Greensboro Jail Central on a $40,000 secure bond.