KINSTON -

The Lenoir County Sheriffs Office has arrested four men in connection with a pair of armed robberies.

Sheriff Chris Hill says the suspects are 20-year-old Kentrell Watkins, 17-year-old Raymond Dove, 22-year-old Bobby Jackson, and 17-year-old Adrian Lopez.

The suspects allegedly robbed the Tienda Mexicana Garibaldi just south of Kinston and the Dollar General in La Grange, within two hours of each other, on December 21, 2013.

The men face numerous robbery related charges and were jailed on bonds ranging from $200,000 to $300,000.