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Police arrest man wanted in east Charlotte video game store robbery

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Stanley Melvin Mitchell (Mecklenburg County Jail) Stanley Melvin Mitchell (Mecklenburg County Jail)
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Charlotte say they have arrested the man wanted in a video game store robbery on Wednesday morning.

Stanley Mlevin Mitchell, 30, is charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon, according to a news release from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department.

On Wednesday, Jan. 15 at approximately 10:20 a.m., police say Mitchell entered the Gamestop located at 1824 Galleria Boulevard, according to the news release from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department. 

He pointed a handgun at the employee and demanded money from the register. 

After obtaining the money, Mitchell fled the scene on foot in an unknown direction.

Police responded to a domestic violence at a home on Carmenet Lane. Officers discovered that Mithcell was at the residence and was responsible for the robbery at Game Stop.

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