Albemarle arrests suspect in Walmart armed robbery

Published 5:39 pm Thursday, January 6, 2022

The Albemarle Police Department made an arrest Thursday in connection with a recent armed robbery at the Albemarle Walmart.

Albemarle Police, with the assistance of the Salisbury Police Department, released a statement announcing the arrest of Nigel Donovan Moore of Salisbury for an armed robbery occurring Monday.

According to the release, a citizen’s tip led to Moore’s arrest. He has been charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, assault by pointing a firearm and carrying a concealed weapon. Additional charges are pending.

Moore’s first court date is Jan. 10 after being given a $100,000 secured bond.

About Charles Curcio

Charles Curcio was the sports editor of the Stanly News & Press from 1999-2001 and has currently served in the same capacity since 2008. He was awarded the NCHSAA Tim Stevens Media Representative of the Year and named CNHI Sports Editor of the Year in 2014. He has also been honored four times by the North Carolina Press Association.

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