SUFFOLK -- A Suffolk man was arrested Thursday for allegedly robbing a convenience store on January 3.

Police charged 53-year-old George Lee Carroll III with robbery, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.

Police say Carroll entered the Miller Mart located in the 1500 block of Holland Road in Suffolk around 5:15 a.m., showed a handgun and demanded money.

Police believe Carroll then fled with cash. Nobody was injured in the robbery.

Carroll is currently being held without bond at Western Tidewater Regional Jail.

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