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Thief hides in ceiling before robbing NC store

By Associated Press
Published On: Jan 07 2013 05:09:59 PM CST
FAYETTEVILLE -

Police in Fayetteville say a bookstore has been burglarized after a thief hid in the ceiling until after the store closed.
    
The Fayetteville Observer reports that the 2nd & Charles Store was robbed early Sunday evening.
    
Police say after the store closed, the thief climbed down out of the ceiling and emptied a safe in the manager's office, taking an undetermined amount of money. The thief then left through a back door. The store sells used books, CDs and DVDs.
    
There were no injuries. A description of the thief was not available.