Gunman robs local restaurant


From Staff Reports

Friday, March 23, 2018

Local authorities are looking for an armed robbery suspect accused of knocking off a restaurant with a firearm in the Battleboro community.

A suspect entered Aggie's Hot Subs at 9 p.m. Tuesday on Hathaway Street, brandished a handgun and demanded money.

The suspect left with about $600 in cash, according to police reports.

The suspect was described as being about 5-feet, 9-inches tall, wearing a black mask and brown hoodie.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to contact Twin County Crime Stoppers at 252-977-1111 or crimestoppers@rockymountnc.gov. Text a tip to police at 274637 by beginning messages with RMPOL to direct the tip to the Rocky Mount Police Department and type up to 155 characters about the information.