Man wanted in armed store robbery

Man wanted in armed store robbery
Police are searching for a man they say robbed a store in northeast Charlotte at gunpoint. (Source: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department)

CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A man is wanted for robbing a store in northeast Charlotte Wednesday evening.

Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say a robber went into the Galaxy Beauty Supply on W. Sugar Creek Road near Rumple Road, pulled out a gun and demanded property. It happened just before 6:30 p.m.

The robber reportedly fled after obtaining an undisclosed amount of property.

Police describe the robber as being around 5′6″. He was last seen wearing a dark colored sweatshirt and black pants.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

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