Wilmington Police investigating robbery at gas station on Oleander Dr.

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) — Wilmington Police are investigating an armed robbery at the Kangaroo gas station across from Farmers Supply Co.

According to spokeswoman Cathryn Lindsay, it happened just before 8 p.m. Tuesday night at 2028 Oleander Drive.

Reports say a man entered the store, got a drink, approached the counter, pulled a large knife and demanded money from the register. After taking the money, he walked out of the store towards Mimosa Place.

Officials say the suspect is described as 6′ 1″ tall and between 185 and 200 pounds, wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt and brown khaki pants.

The incident is still under investigation. If you know anything, please call Wilmington Police or use Text-a-Tip,

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