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Suspects wanted in armed robbery case near East Carolina University

31 December 2017, 12:42 | Rufus Hill

Courtesy Berkeley P.D

Courtesy Berkeley P.D

The incident was reported at the BI-LO grocery store at 1315 S. Pleasantburg Drive at about 8:40 a.m., police said.

The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is looking for a suspect in a string of robberies of metro businesses since early December.

Williams says with the help of a Pitt County deputy who was nearby, they found a mask and jacket beside the building.

The agency released video Thursday of an armed robbery of a Subway restaurant in Pontiac on December 23.

Heavy set Hispanic (or olive complexion) male, wearing muddy construction boots, dark blue trousers, grey hooded sweatshirt and mask.

Police believe the same man robbed a Speedway in Oak City on Wednesday.

The Greenville Police Department was dispatched to 611 E. 11th Street at 3:09 p.m. on Thursday for a report of an armed robbery. Officers made contact with the victims who state that they were robbed at gunpoint by two men.

The man is suspected of also committing two robberies in Pontiac, two in Auburn Hills, three in Waterford Township and one in Hartland Township between December 8 and December 24.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.



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