Two charged in armed robbery in Canton - CBS46 News

Two charged in armed robbery in Canton

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Brandon Weaver and Leagh Wright Brandon Weaver and Leagh Wright

Cherokee County deputies arrested two people for the armed robbery of The Classic Smoke Shop in Canton.

According to reports, Brandon Weaver, 26, and Leagh Wright, 27, were arrested moments after fleeing from the shop off Big Oak Drive.

An employee was able to give police a license plate number.

Deputies saw the car and conducted a traffic stop on Cumming Highway and Interstate 575.

A .45 Caliber handgun and cash were discovered inside the car, according to reports.

Detectives charged both with armed robbery.

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