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Man identified in Mecklenburg County robbery

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police charged the man wanted after a robbery at a Circle K in Mecklenburg County on Tuesday.

Jamsie Jenkins, 30, was caught by police when he attempted to rob the same store twice, CMPD says. 

According to CMPD, Jenkins entered the Circle K off of E. WT Harris Boulevard around 5:30 a.m. Tuesday. He implied that he had a weapon and demanded property from the business. He fled the scene. 

Friday, Jenkins entered the same Circle K, asked for a pack of cigarettes and grabbed cash from the employee, according to CMPD. An officer detained him after he fled the store. 

Jenkins was charged with two counts of common law robbery. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

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