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Deputies: Palm Harbor robbery suspect arrested in South Carolina

PALM HARBOR — A suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery of a U.S. 19 supermarket on Father's Day has been arrested on other charges in South Carolina, Pinellas sheriff's deputies said.

Chad William Carlton, 37, was arrested in Greenville on 11 warrants that originated in North Carolina, deputies said. Carlton was wanted on an active warrant for a Georgia bank robbery and for violating probation on a separate robbery conviction, Pinellas deputies said.

Pinellas deputies are now seeking a warrant to charge Carlton with an armed robbery that occurred on June 19 at the Publix at 33343 U.S. 19 N. No one was hurt during the 9:35 a.m. robbery, and it was unclear how much money Carlton is accused of stealing, deputies said.

Deputies: Palm Harbor robbery suspect arrested in South Carolina 06/24/11 [Last modified: Friday, June 24, 2011 6:12pm]
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