Man wanted after robbing woman in her home at gunpoint near Ballantyne

Man wanted after robbing woman in her home at gunpoint near Ballantyne

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police (CMPD) are asking for the public’s help identifying a man they say robbed a woman at gunpoint inside her home in broad daylight.

The robbery happened around 1:30 p.m. on Jan. 23 at a home on Vista Grande Circle, which is off of Carmel Road just north of Ballantyne. Police say the man knocked on the victim’s door wearing an orange vest and holding a clipboard.

When the victim opened the door, the man pulled out a gun and went into the home. He then took property from the woman and left the scene. CMPD released surveillance video from outside the home on Thursday.

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The robber is described as a black male, 6′4″ tall in his late 30s or early 40s. Aside from the orange vest, he was wearing torn jeans, a black jacket, and a red hat.

Anyone who can identify the man or has information about the incident should call 911 or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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