Joseph Faulk, 37, is from New York, but he robbed a Metro T-Mobile store in Charlotte, NC. And on March 11, 2022 he was sentenced to 138 months in prison.
The robbery was on December 7, 2020, Joseph entered the Metro T-Mobile store located at 2504 Little Rock Road in Charlotte. Upon entering, Joseph approached the counter, pointed a firearm at two store employees, and ordered them to hand over the cash from the registers and their cell phones.
Joseph also threatened to shoot the employees if they did not do as he said. The employees complied and Joseph fled the scene with the store’s cash and the employees’ personal cell phones.
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Officers were able to identify Joseph, and days later he was located and arrested at a residence in Charlotte. Inside the residence, cops found the firearm Joseph used during the robbery.
Joseph has four prior state convictions in North Carolina for robbery with a dangerous weapon. On July 7, 2021, Joseph pleaded guilty to robbery of a business affecting interstate commerce and brandishing a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence.