Police release photos of suspect in convenience store robbery
CHARLOTTE, N.C. —
Police are trying to identify a man they said robbed a convenience store in east Charlotte.
The man walked into a Citgo on Albemarle Road around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday and demanded money from the cashier, according to police. Investigators said he was armed with a handgun.
The suspect fled the store after getting the money, officers said.
Police said the suspect is described as a black man who is approximately 150 to 160 pounds and has dreadlocks and a goatee. He was wearing a dark gray hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans a white T-shirt and black shoes, investigators said.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.