Police: Robber holds clerk at gunpoint during robbery at convenience store

Police: Robber holds clerk at gunpoint during robbery at convenience store

LUMBERTON, NC (WMBF) – Police hope that surveillance pictures will help track down an armed robbery suspect.

The surveillance pictures from the Quick Stop on East 5th Street in Lumberton shows a man holding a clerk at gunpoint.

Lumberton police said the robbery happened just after midnight Monday.

They said he robbed the Quick Stop, ran away and then got into a vehicle parked on Ford Drive beside the store. It’s not clear where the vehicle went from there.

The gunman is described as a white man in his 50s or 60s with gray hair. At the time of the robbery he was wearing black pants, blue button-up shirt, a ball cap and a black mask of some kind.

No one was hurt in the robbery.

Anyone with information about the robbery should contact Detective Robert Nolley at the Lumberton Police Department at 910-671-3845.

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