Police Search for Robbery Suspect
Detectives with the Fayetteville Police Department believe the same suspect is responsible for a series of robberies that began on Monday, April 25. In all cases, the suspect enters the store, displays a knife or box cutter and then leaves with cash from the register.
The suspect is described as:
- Black male
- Late thirties to 60
- 5'7" to 6'
- Graying hair
- He has worn various colors of polo shirts (blue and white or grey striped polo) and button up shirts (similar to Hawaiian shirts), shorts, sandals or loafers and a baseball cap (faded yellow/orange in some cases)
- Gold watch on left wrist
Possible suspect vehicle is described as:
- White Ford Expedition or Explorer
It does not appear that the suspect is targeting a specific type of business, but it does appear that he usually strikes between 1:00 and 3:00 PM. Thus far, he has robbed the following stores:
- o Rite Aid...5989 Morganton Road
- o China 1...3308 Bragg Blvd.
- o Kangaroo...2001 Skibo Road
- o Wilco Hess...1308 Pamalee
- o Shoe Shoe...2710 Bragg Blvd.
- Wednesday, April 27, 2011
- o Kangaroo... 5703 Bragg Blvd.
- o Pay Less Shoes...3725 Ramsey Street
Additional information will be released as it becomes available. If anyone has information, please call detectives at (910) 433-1851 or at Crimestoppers at (910) 483-TIPS (8477).