Family_Dollar_1.JPG Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 10/20/2011 - 1:22pm.

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Wilmington Police are looking for a man who robbed a store in broad daylight. It happened around 1:15 p.m. Wednesday at the Family Dollar at 700 Shipyard Blvd. An employee says a man entered the store and approached the counter. He demanded money and showed a handgun hidden under his shirt. The employee handed over money from the register and the man left. The robber is described as a black male, 40-50 years old, 5'10"-5'11", medium build. He reportedly had a light mustache and some acne or pock marks on his face. The robber was wearing a green hooded sweatshirt with the hood pulled tight around his face, and yellow-tinted sunglasses. He may have been driving a maroon colored car. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Wilmington Police Department at (910) 343-3600. Information also may be submitted anonymously through Text-a-Tip. Enter Tip708 and the information and send to CRIMES (274637).

Full Story »
The content of this field is kept private and will not be shown publicly.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.

More information about formatting options

To prevent automated spam submissions leave this field empty.
Please re-enter the code shown in the image below.