One in custody, two at large following robbery
Wednesday afternoon, Orange Police arrested Deondre Rayon, 17, of Orange for aggravated robbery in connection with the early morning robbery of The Country Store, located at the intersection of IH-10 and Hwy. 62. Information from area citizens led officers to get an arrest warrant for Rayon.
At about 12:45 Wednesday morning, three men entered the store, two armed with a pistol and a knife. The robbers forced customers to get on the floor. A woman’s purse containing cash and other items were stolen, along with money from the store’s cash register. All three robbers were wearing hoods
Rayon remains in the Orange County Jail with a bond of $25,000.