Reward offered in Circle K armed robbery


NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest in an armed robbery.

It happened January 29 at the Circle K on Gordon Road.

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According to the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office, a man walked into the Circle K at around 1:00 a.m., approached the cashier with what appeared to be a weapon in his jacket and demanded cash.

After the cashier handed him money, the suspect drove off.

The suspect has a grey goatee, was wearing a black coat, gray pants, and a black beanie.

If you recognize the suspect or have information about the crime, contact Crime Stopper at 1 (800) 531-9845 or the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at (910) 798-4260.