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Police looking for man who robbed west Charlotte business

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police in Charlotte are asking for the public's help in identifying the person responsible for an armed robbery in west Charlotte.

The robbery was reported at 8 a.m. at a shop on the 2600 block of Westerly Hills Drive off of Wilkinson Boulevard, according to Charlotte police.

The man, armed with a gun, entered the LA Insurance business and demanded money.

The employee was able to shut the door to the business but the man fired a shot into it.

He then left the scene on foot.

No injuries were reported.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5'10" in height, and has a thin beard. He was last seen wearing a black toboggan and wearing all dark gray.

Police ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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