CMPD Investigates Armed Robbery at Garinger High School
By Billie Jean Shaw, Assignment Editor/Digital Journalist - email
Charlotte, NC -
(WJZY) Charlotte- Mecklenberg Police are investigating an armed robbery that took place at a Charlotte high school last week. Detectives with the CMPD are asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects who were involved in an armed robbery at Garinger High School on Thursday at 1 p.m. The victim told police that the suspects approached him and took his cell phone. One of the suspects had a silver revolver in his waistband.
Police say the suspects fled the scene by foot and the victim was not injured.
The first suspect was described as a black male in his late teens, about 6'0'' tall, thin build, short hair and was last seen wearing a red t-shirt and tan pants. The second suspect was described as a black male in his late teens, about 5'8" tall, think build, long dreads and was last seen wearing a black shirt and light colored shorts.
If you have any information about this robbery, please call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.
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