Man charged in armed robbery at University City Family Dollar

Man charged in armed robbery at University City Family Dollar
(Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department)

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A man was charged for allegedly robbing a Family Dollar in the University City area Sunday.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say a man went into the Family Dollar in the 10200 block of University City Boulevard and robbed the place at gunpoint.

Detectives charged 27-year-old Cinquay Farrer with robbery with a dangerous weapon.

Farrer was described as a black man around 5'9" with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.

He fled the scene after obtaining an undisclosed amount of property.

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

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