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Posted March 3, 2011 | comments Leave a comment

*City man arrested in Bo's Xpress robbery

By J.R. Williams -- jrwilliams@nvdaily.com

WINCHESTER -- A city man suspected of robbing a convenience store on Tuesday was arrested Thursday, police said.

Tyrone Michael Fields, 48, was arrested without incident at a home on Woodstock Lane, according to Winchester police Sgt. Frank Myrtle.

Fields is suspected of robbing the Bo's Xpress store at 1217 Berryville Ave., near the Interstate 81 interchange, at 1:20 a.m. Tuesday.

"Mr. Fields was developed as a suspect during the investigation and a warrant was obtained for his arrest," Myrtle says in a statement.

Fields is being held without bond at the Northwestern Regional Adult Detention Center.

According to police, the robber entered the store and escaped with an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes after making demands.

No weapon was displayed during the incident, and no one was hurt.

Police are still investigating the robbery. Anyone with information may call police at 662-4131 or the Crimesolvers anonymous tip line at 665-TIPS.

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