WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Officers with the Wilmington Police Department are investigating an armed robbery that happened around 2:30 Friday morning on Pauline Lane in Wilmington.
Officers received a call about a burglary in progress from a woman who claims to have heard banging at her door and a possible gunshot.
When police arrived, a man claimed to have just been robbed. According to the man, three males approached him and showed a pistol. The suspects then pistol-whipped the man and stole his wallet and cell phone.
The victim then says the suspects ran off on foot.