Posted on Thursday January 17, 2019
Contact: Officer Tim Aycock
Public Information Officer
January 17, 2019
The Matthews Police Department received a report of an Armed Robbery that occurred on Thursday, January 17, 2019, at approximately 1:35 a.m. at the Adam’s Mart located at 11130 E. Independence Blvd. The store clerk told officers that an unknown male came into the store and pointed a gun at him while demanding money. There were no injuries reported from this incident. The suspect was described as:
A black male, medium height, with a thin build, wearing a black hoodie, black sweatpants, and grey Nike athletic shoes. He was last seen fleeing on foot headed towards E. Independence Blvd. (Hwy. 74).
If anyone has any information regarding this case, please contact Det. Dan Townsend at: [email protected] or 704.847.5555.