Third suspect in Dixie County convenience store robbery arrested


Published: Monday, January 31, 2011 at 11:53 a.m.
Last Modified: Monday, January 31, 2011 at 11:53 a.m.

The third and final suspect in a recent Dixie County convenience store armed robbery has been arrested.

Thomas Brandon Brock, 26, of Old Town, was arrested Friday and charged with being a principal in the first degree to armed robbery. Dixie County Sheriff's Office investigators said Brock is suspected of being the getaway driver during the Jan. 18 robbery at the Trading Post outside Old Town.

Old Town residents Shelly Jean Stroupe, 26, and Courtney Megan Johnson, 24, were arrested previously in the case.

Stroupe has been charged with robbery with a firearm and grand theft. Johnson, like Brock, was charged with being a principal in the first degree to the robbery.

Brock, Stroupe and Johnson were all being held Monday at the Dixie County jail.

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