Police: Wadesboro man threatens victim with gun for $20

By: By Imari Scarbrough - iscarbrough@civitasmedia.com

A Wadesboro man was arrested and charged after allegedly assaulting another man to steal $20.

Quashon Dujuan McRae, 23, is accused of threatening a man using a semiautomatic-style pistol to try and take the money on Oct. 8, according to arrest warrants. Wadesboro police arrested him on Nov. 15.

McRae was charged with felony robbery with a dangerous weapon and placed in the Anson County Jail under a $50,000 secured bond. He was scheduled to appear in court on Monday.

He has prior convictions of felony common law robbery from 2009 and assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury from 2012, among other convictions, according to state records.

All defendants facing criminal charges are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty in court.

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By Imari Scarbrough