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Suspect sought in pizza employee robbery

Posted December 8, 2010

Police on Wednesday released surveillance images of a man wanted in connection with the robbery of a pizza delivery driver last month in Raleigh.

Two men wearing black jackets and blue jeans robbed the employee at gunpoint around 11 p.m. on Nov. 17, following a delivery near the 5400 block of Portree Place, investigators said.

One of the suspected robbers, police said, was captured on surveillance video minutes later at a convenience store less than 3 miles away in the 3800 block of Carlton Avenue.

Investigators said they think he might have been in a late-model gray Chevrolet Impala four-door sedan.

In one of the photos, a man wearing a black snow cap, black jacket and faded blue jeans, appears to be purchasing a case of some type of beverage, which police believe was purchased with a stolen financial card.

A second photo is of the same man, with a smile on his face, walking outside the store toward a gray vehicle.

Anyone with information on the man’s identity is asked to call Raleigh Crime Stoppers at 919-834-4357.


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  • ncguy Dec 9, 2010

    big smile in the second picture. I wonder if he will be smiling at his mug shot?

  • ccs1920 Dec 8, 2010

    TomP07/ You don't have to be elderly to see what's happening to this country.

  • TomP07 Dec 8, 2010

    wow, way to show your true colors ccs. does the 1920 stand for the year you were born?

  • john283594 Dec 8, 2010

    He's got a case of beer, of course he's smiling!

  • ccs1920 Dec 8, 2010

    I just love DIVERSITY. Do you?