Police investigate armed robbery at Wilmington Scotchman

Police investigate armed robbery at Wilmington Scotchman

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - Police are investigating after a man robbed a Wilmington Scotchman at gunpoint early Wednesday.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, a man wearing a blue hoodie, white bandanna, jeans and dark gloves entered the business, located at 2902 Carolina Beach Road, around 3:21 a.m.

The suspect pointed a handgun at the clerk, and took some cash from the register. He then ran away from the store toward the north side of the business.

Responding officers set up a perimeter around the area and attempted to track the suspect, but were unsuccessful.

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