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Convenience store robbed in Kings Mountain, suspect on the loose

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KINGS MOUNTAIN, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Kings Mountain are looking for a man they say robbed a convenience store.

The incident was reported around 7:45 p.m. Monday night at the Cirle-P convenience store on Phifer Road, according to a news release from the Kings Mountain Police Department.

A black male entered the store and took an undisclosed amount of money from the clerk after forcing his way behind the counter and taking cash from the register area. The man was wearing dark sunglasses as well as a dark in color hooded jacket.

The suspect fled on foot. Anyone with information is asked to call the Kings Mountain Police Department at 704-734-0444.

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