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Police probe armed robbery of Southern Pines store

Posted September 26, 2008 1:26 p.m. EDT

— Police are asking for the public's help in solving the armed robbery of a gas station convenience store Wednesday night.

A man entered the Kangaroo store, 10805 U.S. Highway 15-501, at 10:15 p.m., police said. He used a handgun to rob the store.

The robber wore a black hoodie, black sunglasses and black pants and shoes.

Anyone with information about the robbery was asked to call Sgt. Dozier, of the Southern Pines Police Department, at 910-692-7031 or the Sandhills Crime Stoppers at 910-295-8878.