Salisbury: Adam Gibson, Sought for an Alleged December Armed Robbery in the Taco Bell Parking Lot, Arrested Monday on S. MLK, Jr. Ave.

Posted on January 10, 2018



RFP Staff

♦ Salisbury Police sources report arresting Adam Lee Gibson, 28, a convicted felon whose last known address was 804 E. Franklin Street, at 616 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave. in Salisbury for the alleged December 10th armed robbery of Matthew Edwards, 18, of E. Horah St. in the Taco Bell Parking lot. Edwards had a $3,000 fully automatic Beretta 92/96 stolen from him, along with a holster, and a double magazine at gunpoint.

Gibson, under a secured $52,500 bond, is being held in the Rowan County Detention Center.

Adam Lee Gibson:

Charges Adam Lee Gibson:

Adam Lee Gibson’s Previous Record:

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616 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, Salisbury, N.C.:

Location 616 S. Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, Salisbury, N.C.:

From the December 12, 2017 RFP article: “Salisbury: Armed Robbery Sunday Night in the Taco Bell Parking Lot on E. Innes St.  Robber takes $3,000 Beretta Pistol at Gunpoint”:

“Salisbury Police sources report that Matthew Edwards, 18, of E. Horah Street in Salisbury was the victim of a “robbery-firearm” in the Taco Bell parking lot at 602 E. Innes Street on Sunday night. Taken by surprise, Edwards was forced at gunpoint to place his hands behind his head and face the other way while the gunman relieved him of a fully automatic $3,000 Beretta 92/96, a holster, and a double magazine. The total value of the pistol and accessories was $3,125. No injuries were reported, but another killing weapon is on the streets. The crime was reported to 911 dispatch at 10:30 p.m. No injuries resulted from the holdup.

No suspects have been arrested or described at this time.

Manifest of stolen items from Matthew Edwards from the Salisbury Police event report:

Beretta 92/96 pistol:

The Taco Bell parking lot at 602 E. Innes was the scene of the shooting murder of Deshawn Patrick Clark on Friday night November the 3rd.

Taco Bell at 602 E. Innes Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

Location Taco Bell at 602 E. Innes Street, Salisbury, N.C.:

**This article will be updated as more information arrives.**

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