Police: Man arrested after trying to rob CVS in Wilmington

Robert Woodrow Hoyt (Photo: NHSO)

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — A man was arrested over the weekend after he allegedly tried to rob a CVS in Wilmington.

Wilmington Police responded to 3302 Market Street in reference to a robbery Saturday afternoon.

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When they arrived, officers say they found 27-year-old Robert Hoyt behind the counter brandishing a weapon.
Hoyt was arrested and given a $50,000 secured bond.
No one was injured in the incident and he was not successful in taking any money, police say.