Matthews police searching for two armed robbers

Matthews police searching for two armed robbers

MATTHEWS, NC (WBTV) - Matthews police are searching for two people accused of robbing a woman at gunpoint Friday morning.

According to a release from Matthew Police Departments, officers responded to a parking lot in the 10500 block of Monroe Road near Matthews Country Day Child Development Center around 5 a.m. and located the victim.

Officials say the victim was sitting in her car when two men approached her, one on each side. The person on the driver’s side was holding a gun and demanded that she roll down her window. The person standing on the passenger side of the car opened the door and started removing items from the car, according to police.

The robber on the driver’s side then forcibly removed the victim’s jewelry. The victim was not injured during the incident, according to officials.

Police are searching for the two robbers in this case and ask anyone with information to call 704-847-5555.

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