Police looking for person of interest in armed robberies

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SHELBY - The Shelby Police Department and the Cleveland County Sheriff’s Department are requesting the public’s help to find Regis Lee Wright, 22, of Shelby.

Wright is wanted on a felony absconder’s warrant with probation and parole. Police said Wright is a person of interest in the recent string of armed robberies in Shelby and Cleveland County.

A $2,000 cash reward is being offered by Crime Stoppers along with the Shelby Police Department and the Cleveland County Sheriff’s Department for information leading to Wright’s arrest.

If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at 704-481-8477.