Two men wearing Halloween masks rob Food Lion in Calabash


CALABASH, NC (NEWS RELEASE) — Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office Detectives are searching for two male subjects that were involved in an armed robbery in the Calabash area Sunday night.

At approximately 10:18pm on October 30th, two subjects entered the Food Lion in Calabash, located at 9869 Ocean Hwy W,(HWY 17 N) concealing their identity through masks. The employees were forced to hand over an undetermined amount of money before fleeing the business.

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Both suspects are between 5’9” and 5’10” weighing approximately 150-180 lbs. First suspect was wearing all black and the 2nd suspect had a blue sweat shirt on and beige tennis shoes. Both had on green Halloween masks.

The suspects fled from the business on foot and traveled in an unknown direction.

Sheriff John Ingram asks if anyone has any information pertaining to this investigation should call the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office at 910-253-2777 and ask for Det. Mark Jarman.