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16 year old Da’andre Kiheem Smith of Leland, wanted for armed robbery of a Leland supermarket was arrested after 7 p.m. Thursday following a traffic stop on NC 211 near Clarkton.
Brunswick County authorities said he had 6.2 grams of marijuana in plastic bags. 
Charges include robbery with a dangerous weapon; possession of marijuana with intent to sell, manufacture or deliver; and manufacturing a scheduled VI controlled substance.
 He is being held in the Brunswick County jail on $1.1 million bond.