New Bern
73° F
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy
68° F
Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
72° F

Deputies investigate armed robbery of convenience store

By Jon Erickson
Published On: Nov 24 2012 08:02:47 PM CST
Updated On: Nov 24 2012 09:26:12 PM CST
police lights

A man with a gun robbed a convenience store Saturday night near Washington, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office spokesman.

The scene was Tienda Mexicana La Juadalupana, on the 3500 block of River Road near Washington.

That's near the Mimosa mobile home park.

Online directories list the location as a convenience store.

No one was hurt.

Anyone with information is asked to call Beaufort County Crime Stoppers at 252-974-6400. Crime Stoppers will pay up to a $1000 reward for information that leads to an arrest. Callers do not have to give their name to receive a reward.