MATTHEWS – The Matthews Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred around 12:28 a.m. Dec. 7 at the Circle K on Matthews-Mint Hill Road.
The clerk said a man entered the store pointing a gun at him and demanding money from the cash register.
The man was described as a black male, approximately 5-foot-10 and 170 pounds, wearing a black hoodie, black track pants and a red do-rag over his mouth. He was last seen fleeing on foot in an unknown direction.
No injuries were reported from the incident.
Contact Detective Chris Duryee at firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-847-5555 with any details regarding the case.