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Burlington police seek convenience store robber

Posted June 30, 2008 1:50 p.m. EDT

— Burlington police are searching for a suspect in the robbery of the Kangaroo Express Monday morning.

A clerk told police that a black man with a bald head, beard and tattoos on his face entered the store at 2602 Mebane Street just before 5:30 a.m. and demanded money.

The suspect is said to have been wearing a gray, short-sleeved T-shirt, light blue or gray cargo shorts and black-and-white sneakers. He was driving a mid-size, four-door silver car with a rear spoiler.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call Burlington Police at 336-229-3500.