NAVASSA, NC (WECT) - The Navassa Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect wanted in connection to an armed robbery at a convenience store Tuesday night.
According to Police Chief Preston Howell, Jr., the suspect entered the Stop and Save on Old Mill Road in Navassa around 8:10 p.m. The suspect pulled out a gun and demanded money.
The suspect left on foot towards Magnolia Drive with an unknown amount of cash. The suspect is described as a heavy set black male around 5'8" tall weighing approximately 240 pounds and wearing a black North Face hoodie.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Navassa Police Department at 910-371-0155.