Jarrtt's: No Gas Price Gouging Going On
David Jarrett, president of Jarrett Brothers Inc. of Rosman, said he has done nothing wrong by increasing gasoline prices at his convenience store and is not concerned about being investigated by the state.
Jarrett's Store was one of seven subpoenaed by Attorney General Roy Cooper this week in connection with possible price gouging around North Carolina.
Prices have risen statewide, in some places more than others, since Hurricane Ike interrupted fuel supplies from Texas and Louisiana.
Jarrett said he raised his price less than a penny a gallon above the wholesale price after paying for hi...