11 - 21 - 2013 Accused gas station armed robber convicted on all counts
[LS] - The 18-y/o accused armed robber, who was 17 at the time of the crime, was tried as an adult & convicted of all 6 charges yesterday in Mifflin Co. Court. Akzavier Carrington was arrested for the armed robbery of the S. Main Sunoco station back in July & was convicted of two counts each of robbery and conspiracy, as well as one count each of terroristic threats and theft. Carrington was tried as an adult due to the severity of the charges. The victim in the crime, Amanda Hocker, testified to the jury that the crime has affected her ability to sleep & eat properly, as well as her feelings of security. Sentencing should come some time in January.