WASHINGTON, N.C. (WNCT) Police are investigating an armed robbery reported in Washington.
On Monday around 7:55 p.m., the Washington Police Department responded to CVS Pharmacy in reference to a reported armed robbery.
Upon arrival, officers determined a black male suspect entered the store armed with a handgun and demanded money.
The suspect subsequently fled the location with an unknown amount of U.S. currency.
The suspect is described as a black male with a thin build, approximately 5’10-6′.
Police said he was wearing a multi-colored hooded sweatshirt, dark-colored pants, and black and white shoes.
The suspect may have left in a white vehicle, police said.
The investigation is ongoing and if you have any information contact the Washington Police Department at 252-946-1444.