Robber stole money, security system from Fayetteville business
Posted December 30, 2013
Fayetteville, N.C. — Investigators in Fayetteville are looking for a man who they say used a knife to rob a cigar store and then stole the store's security system.
Police responded at 12:03 a.m. Monday to Quality Cigars, at 6577 Fisher Road, where they say a man fled with an unknown amount of cash toward Summerwood Drive.
Authorities say the store owner confronted the man and fired a handgun into the air when the robber brandished the knife.
There were no reported injuries.
Police provided only a vague description of the robber. He was between 5 feet 6 inches and 5 feet 8 inches tall, had a slender build and wore a white baseball cap, a white hooded sweatshirt with stripes and black pants.
Anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact the Fayetteville Police Department at 910-433-1856 or Crime Stoppers at 910-483- 8477.