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Deputies looking for man after robbery in Wilmington

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Deputies in New Hanover County need your help finding a person of interest. Detectives are looking for Charlie Emery Foy, Jr. Just before 10:00 Wednesday night, deputies responded to a robbery at the intersection of Gordon Road and White Road. They found a 56-year-old black woman lying on the side of the road. Investigators said two white men approached the victim as she got off the bus. One man snatched her purse while the second shoved her to the ground. Foy is described as a white man, six-feet tall, 185 pounds, brown/grey hair, blue eyes with a goatee. He is known to panhandle in the area of Gordon Road and I-40. Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at 910-798-4260.

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what to tell the victim when police will not help

Charlie Emery Foy, Jr was in the monkey junction walmart Wed. evening on june 3. The police were called and when they arrived they were upset they had been called out there. The didnt believe anyone & let him go. They didnt even check his ID! Most of the workers at this walmart know this man, he use to always hang out in and around the building. It was Charlie Emery Foy, Jr that was there and the police officers actions were very upsetting. Next time we see a fugitive, person of interest, etc. there will be no need to inform authorites seeing how they are no help. I guess we ruined there dinner plans and they had better things to do then go after criminals. nice job! wilmington has the best officers!

monkey junction

He use to hang out around Monkey Junction alot. He was always in Wal-Mart. For months he said he lived in the trailor park across from walmart. So many people felt bad for him and helped him out alot. I listened to some of his stories. I havent seen him in for a few months. Last time i came across him, he was in a wheel chair sitting by the doors at walmart.

wow he has a nc offender

wow he has a nc offender record 6 ft long ,just another article on his criminal record , what next charlie are you ever gonna get tired of sleeping in the woods and bumming and pan handling for beer and drugs or jumping trains to florida .people have tried to help you food, money, shelter but like a broken record you fall backwards every time, peter cried wolf ,you just dont care about yourself or anybody else. jails , instituions , and death that broken hip and whell chair you had didnt make you think about life .keith burning up in that abonded house where target is today dont make you think about living in the woods being a squater you could be dead, give it up charlie change your life ,but dont try it here in wilmington you know to many people move far away and start a new life after prison,charlie you were really a good boy but you get carried away by people places and things focus on life itself ,everyone loses loved ones and has rough spots and times in there lives but that is no reason to give up or forget about god .armed robbery charlie i thought you new better than that low life crime charlie

Homeless

Is this part of the homeless crew living behind the Ogden EMS?

Whereabouts

Check your local Emergency Department.