Police: Woman robbed at gunpoint by trio who stole pizza box, bag


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Police are investigating after they say three people robbed a woman at gunpoint near a Wilmington convenience store, getting away with a pizza and her bag.

It happened just after 3 a.m. near a gas station at the intersection of 17th and Market streets, where police say an 18-year-old woman was walking with a pizza box.

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Police say the woman told officers that three men approached her while she was walking, one with a silver handgun. They say when the trio demanded money from the woman, they snatched her bag and pizza box and took off running in an unknown direction.

Wilmington Police say they do not have any suspect information, but that they continue investigating.