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Suspect with Jamaican accent robs victims at Budgetel Inn on Market St.

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Officers responded to the Budgetel Inn on Market St. in reference to an armed robbery around 3:20 a.m. Thursday. Officers responded to the Budgetel Inn on Market St. in reference to an armed robbery around 3:20 a.m. Thursday.
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

Officers responded to a reported armed robbery at the Budgetel Inn on Market Street Thursday.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, the victims told officers that a suspect knocked on the door around 3:20 a.m.

When the victims answered the door, the suspect pointed a small rifle towards the victims demanding cash.

The suspect took three victim's property, including a purse and some cash.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5'3" and wearing a brown hoodie. The victims also said that the suspect spoke with what was described as a Jamaican accent.

The victims were not able to provide any information on the direction the suspect left in or his mode of travel.

The WPD is continuing their investigation into this incident.

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