Woman robbed at knife point, police investigate - WECT TV6-WECT.com:News, weather & sports Wilmington, NC

Woman robbed at knife point, police investigate

Posted: Updated:
Police are investigating an armed robbery in Wilmington. Police are investigating an armed robbery in Wilmington.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Officials are investigating a possible armed robbery off of Windchime Drive near Independence Boulevard and River Road.

According to police, the victim noticed a dark colored SUV following her home from the airport just before 5 a.m.

Police said the woman continued driving to her house and pulled into her garage. When she got out of her car, she noticed a man wearing a hooded sweatshirt with his face covered and a knife in his hand.

According to officials, the man demanded the woman's purse and threatened to stab her. The woman turned over her purse and the man left.

Copyright 2014 WECT. All rights reserved.

Powered by WorldNow