Man Will Spend 10-yrs In Prison for Robbery

A Lynchburg man was sentenced to serve a decade behind bars for the robbery of a Bedford County Quik-E store last year. Prosecutors say 34 year old, James Robert Wilson threatened the clerk and demanded money at the store on Rt. 221 in Forest in June of last year. Wilson was arrested several days later and charged with one count of robbery. Wilson pleaded guilty to the charge in Bedford on Tuesday. The judged sentenced him to 20 years and suspended the time after 10 years served.

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