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Police arrest suspect in Golden China robbery


Rachel Berry   | Times-News

Police have arrested a man who they say robbed Golden China in Graham on Wednesday. 

On July 29, employees said they were opening the restaurant, located at 202 South Main Street, when a man forced them into the store at gunpoint and took money from the restaurant. 

Police arrested Isaiah Townes Jr., 23, of Durham, on July 31 and charged him with three counts of felony kidnapping and one count of felony robbery with firearms or other dangerous weapons, according to jail records. 

Townes is being held at the county jail on a $25,000 bond. He will appear in court on Monday, August 3. 

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