Man accused of robbing gas station in Denton arrested in Archdale
RANDOLPH COUNTY, N.C. – A man accused of robbing a gas station in Denton has been arrested, according to Denton police.
Marty Garrell Cox, 29, of Archdale, faces charges of robbery with a dangerous weapon and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Cox was arrested by Randolph County Sheriff’s Office and Archdale police at the Days Inn at 10002 S Main St. in Archdale on unrelated charges.
He’s accused of robbing the Denton Fuel Center at 200 West Salisbury St. at about 4 p.m. Friday.
Cox allegedly demanded money with a pistol, took the cash and left. Nobody was hurt.
He was jailed in Randolph County under a $100,000 secured bond on the robbery charge.
The unrelated charges he’s facing include cyber-stalking (threats made by email) and possessing a stolen vehicle.