WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) - The New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in an attempted armed robbery at a drug store Wednesday.
According to a Facebook post from the sheriff’s office, the incident took place at the Walgreens located at 2401 N. College Road just before 6 p.m.
The suspect, brandishing a knife, approached the counter and demanded money. After the clerk refused, he left the store.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Starnes at 910-798-4287. Tips can be submitted anonymously here. If you submit a tip, you are asked to reference case number 2020-06113.