Detectives search for suspect of Brunswick Co. armed robbery


BRUNSWICK COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — The Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a man who robbed a convenience store Saturday morning, according to the office’s Facebook page.

Detectives said the man robbed the Han Dee Hugos convenience store on Ocean Highway in Winnabow, around 5:30 a.m.

The man, described as a white male with a ponytail and wearing an orange toboggan and camouflage jacket, presented a gun to the clerk and took cash. He left the store headed north on Highway 17 in a newer model, red Honda.

The clerk was not injured, and anyone with information should contact the Brunswick County Sheriff’s Office at 910-253-2777.

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