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Police: Robber cuts phone line, robs Dollar General

Published On: Sep 11 2013 01:31:27 PM CDT
Updated On: Sep 11 2013 01:32:23 PM CDT
Dollar General on Airport Road
GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

Police said they are looking for a robber who the cut phone line of a Dollar General that he robbed.

According to a police report, the unidentified suspect, armed with a semi-automatic handgun, entered the store at 240 Airport Road at about 8:35 p.m. Tuesday. The robber then demanded money from the clerk before cutting the phone line, the report stated.

The robber stole up to $400 from the store and escaped, according to the report.

There was no description on the suspect. Anyone with information is asked to call the Greenville Police Department at (252) 329-4315.