Man sought for armed robbery

Oct 18, 2016

CLYDE— Scott Anthony Leisey, 18, of Canton, is wanted for his involvement in an armed robbery at the Single Stop located at 8721 Carolina Boulevard in Clyde at 8:21 p.m. Oct. 15.

Leisey, who officials believe used a gun he stole from a residence before hitting the Single Stop, was captured on surveillance cameras at the store before getting away with cash.

Those who may know of Leisey’s whereabouts are asked to contact the Haywood County Sheriff’s Office at (828) 452-6666 or the Clyde Police Department at 648-2376. Clyde officers have been notified Leisey frequents the Jackson County and Franklin areas.

Leisey is wanted for armed robbery, breaking and entering, larceny after breaking and entering, possession of stolen goods, safe cracking and injury to real property.