Robbery reported on Overland

Chris Berendt Staff Writer

October 27, 2013

Sampson County Sheriff’s authorities are investigating an alleged armed robbery on Overland Road Thursday night.

The incident reportedly occurred just after 8 p.m. in the area of Seven Gables Mobile Home Park on Overland Road. The victim, a 39-year-old male from Roseboro, told deputies that an unknown male pointed a gun and robbed him, according to reports.

There were no injuries reported as a result of the incident, in which a check for $500, made out to the victim, as well as a handbag containing all of the victim’s legal documents, were reported stolen.

Chris Berendt can be reached at 910-592-8137 ext. 121 or via email at