Man charged in Gulfport armed robbery

Nolon Blair (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept.)
Nolon Blair (Photo source: Gulfport Police Dept.)

GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - A man wanted in California for two counts of armed robbery was arrested in Gulfport this week for the same crime. Nolon Blair, 38, is accused of robbing the Second Stop on Old Pass Road Friday morning.

The store clerk told police a man with a gun entered the store around 9:30am, demanded money, and took off on foot.

Blair was apprehended a short time later in the 1800 block of 41st Avenue. He's being held at the Harrison County Adult Detention Center in lieu of a $100,000 bond.

Gulfport Police said Blair is also wanted out of California for two charges of armed robbery.

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