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According to police, a group of men came into Russell's Quik Stop wearing hoodies and sunglasses. According to police, a group of men came into Russell's Quik Stop wearing hoodies and sunglasses.
Surveillance video shows one of the men trying to jump over the counter but hit his head on the cigarette rack. Surveillance video shows one of the men trying to jump over the counter but hit his head on the cigarette rack.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - A business on Wrightsville Ave. in Wilmington was robbed at gunpoint Thursday night. No arrests have been made.

According to police, a group of men came into Russell's Quik Stop wearing hoodies and sunglasses. They were armed with a gun and demanded money.

Surveillance video shows one of the men trying to jump over the counter but hit his head on the cigarette rack.

Police said one of the robbers grabbed a bank bag with cash inside from behind the counter.

It was initially believed that an arrest had been made in this case, but according to the Wilmington Police Department, no arrests have been made at this time.

According to an employee at Russell's Quik Stop, three guns have been purchased for each of the clerks who work there.

WECT archives show a deadly robbery happened at that same store more than a decade ago.

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