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Man wanted for attempting to rob west Charlotte Rite Aid

(Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department) (Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department)
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A man is wanted for attempting to rob Rite Aid in west Charlotte Wednesday afternoon. 

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say the man went into the Rite Aid in the 3200 block of Freedom Drive and said he was armed with a gun. The man then took off empty-handed, police say. 

It happened around 12:26 p.m.

The would-be robber is described as a black man in his 20s who was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt. 

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

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