New Hanover County Deputies search for armed robbery suspect

New Hanover County Deputies search for armed robbery suspect

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. (WECT) - The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who is wanting for robbing a Wilmington gas station early Sunday morning.

Authorities say it happened at the Handee Hugo located at 820 N College Road before 5 a.m.

The sheriff’s office says the suspect entered the gas station with a knife then demanded money. They say he then left, but they are not sure which direction he was headed.

NHC Deputies are looking for this man who is wanted for robbing the Handee Hugo on N College Rd. in Wilmington. (source: NHCSO)
NHC Deputies are looking for this man who is wanted for robbing the Handee Hugo on N College Rd. in Wilmington. (source: NHCSO) (Source: NHCSO)

The man is six-feet-tall at around 220-230 lbs.

If you have any information about this incident or can identify him, please contact the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at 910-798-4162.

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