Roanoke Police Arrest Woman for Two Business Robberies

Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Police have arrested a woman in two business robberies.

Janie Hairston, 51, has been arrested and charged with two counts of robbery.

There two robberies happened in March - one at the Replay Games store on Peters Creek Road and the other at the Stop in Food Store on Edgewood Street. In both, police say the woman said she had a weapon and grabbed money from the cash register.