WINCHESTER,Va. (WHSV) -- Winchester police arrested Carl Preston Edwards in connection with an armed robbery late Sunday night.
Edwards, 31, of Winchester, was charged with robbery, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, and drunk in public.
A Winchester Police officer responded to the 300 block of National Avenue in reference to a possible robbery at about 11 p.m. Sunday.
The officer was informed that a man was robbed at gunpoint by an unknown black man.
The suspect was described as having short dark hair, facial hair, and was wearing a red plaid jacket and dark jeans.
Just before midnight, officers saw a man who matched the description of the suspect at the intersection of Gray and National Avenues.
The incident remains under investigation.
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