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Police investigating possible armed robbery at Walgreens

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Aug 19 2013 05:31:35 AM CDT
Updated On: Aug 19 2013 10:22:07 AM CDT
GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

Police said they are investigating a possible armed robbery at a Walgreens store in Greenville.

According to investigators, they responded to the Walgreens on South Memorial Drive at about 5:30 a.m. Monday.

A man wearing a mask entered the store and pulled out a gun, police said. Officers told NewsChannel 12 they were unsure if the suspect was able to get away with any money or merchandise. At last check, police were searching the area.

Police said they believe the suspect is of medium or heavy build. Anyone with information the case is asked to call the Greenville Police Department at (252) 329-4315.