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Centre County Robbery Investigation
12/23/2013
 
 
 
Its been four months since a Centre County convenience store clerk was the victim of a violent robber.  Police say they know who did it but now they have to find him to make the arrest.  Bellefonte Police say 25 year old Eric Brown is shown ripping the cash register right off the counter at Centre Mart along Wilson Street back on August 26th.  What you don't see is just moments before Police say Brown viciously pepper sprayed the clerk.  According to court documents Brown was released from Rockview State Prison shortly before this robbery where he was serving a sentence for another robbery and assault from a different county.  According to court documents Police tracked down this Facebook page they say belongs to Brown.  With several pictures of him.  Police say they used it during their investigation but court papers say they can't find a permanent address for Brown.  They say he uses several aliases and has a warrant for his arrest through another agency.  The robbery put many other small business owners in Bellefonte on edge.
  
 
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