PILOT MOUNTAIN — Pilot Mountain Police are still on the look-out for the two men responsible for an armed robbery at a convenience store last week.
On Tuesday, March 28, a black male with a pump shotgun entered the Circle K convenience store located at 805 South Key Street, Pilot Mountain at 12:50 a.m., according to a request for information placed with the North Carolina’s Information Sharing and Analysis Center by Pilot Mountain Police Department.
The suspect proceeded to rob the convenience store and the clerk of personal belongings.
The suspect was described to be in his twenties, slim build, approximately between 6’0” to 6’2” tall.
The suspect was last seen leaving the store on foot, running toward US Highway 52 Southbound, wearing a black hoodie, black pants with a red bandana covering his face.
The suspect stole $179.01 in cash from the store, along with the clerk’s purse.
A possible second suspect and possible suspect vehicle were identified by the Pilot Mountain Police Department, although no description of the individual was given. The vehicle was described as a red sedan.
Anyone with any information on this incident or are able to identify either of the two individual’s, contact the Pilot Mountain Police Department at (336) 368-4725.
Reach Eva Winemiller at (336) 415-4739 or on Twitter @ThePilotNC