Monday, June 17, 2024

WPD seeks public help to ID alleged armed robber

WILMINGTON — Local law enforcement is seeking information about an alleged armed robber who fled on foot with stolen cash.

On Monday, Wilmington Police Department units responded to an armed robbery of a business at the 1700 block of Carolina Beach Road. The suspect was able to get away with money and left the scene on foot heading toward South Carolina Avenue.

WPD is looking for the public’s help to identify the individual, described as an African American male, 5-foot-7 and in his early 20s. The man was last seen wearing a black pullover face mask, black hoodie and black and white shoes.

If anyone has information concerning this incident, call 910-343-3609 or use the anonymous Tip411 app.

Have comments or tips? Email

Want to read more from PCD? Subscribe now and then sign up for our morning newsletter, Wilmington Wire, and get the headlines delivered to your inbox every morning.

Related Articles