Trio wanted in robbery of south Charlotte business

Trio wanted in robbery of south Charlotte business
(Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department)
(Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department)

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Three people are wanted for robbing a south Charlotte business last Wednesday.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say the trio went into the La Romero in the 6300 block of South Boulevard. The robbers then pulled out handguns and pointed them at employees before robbing the place, police say. The three then ran off toward Wicker Drive.

Police describe the first robber as a black man around 6'0" with a muscular build. He was last seen wearing dark clothing, a bookbag, dark sneakers and a dark cloth covering the lower part of his face.

The second robber is described as being around 5'9" with a thin build and shoulder-length dreadlocks. He was last seen wearing dark clothing and a white shirt over his face.

The third robber is described as a heavyset black man around 5'9" who was wearing a dark blue shirt, black shorts with white stripes, a dark toboggan and a black bandana over his face.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.

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