A man wanted in California for two counts of armed robbery has been charged in a similar crime in Gulfport.
Nolon Blair, 38, was charged with one count of armed robbery and held on $100,000 bond set by Harrison County Justice Court Judge Diane Ladner, Police Chief Alan Weatherford said.
A clerk at the Second Stop store at 4410 Old Pass Road reported to police that a man entered the store about 9:40 a.m. Friday, took money at gunpoint and fled the scene in an unknown direction.
Blair was picked up a short time later in the 1800 block of 41st Avenue, Weatherford said.
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