Rocky Mount police are searching for two men suspected of a Thursday night robbery at a convenience store.
Authorities responded shortly before 11 p.m. to a robbery that had just occurred at the Kangaroo Express at 1630 Sunset Ave. According to police reports, two suspects entered the store and one robber threatened the clerk and a customer with a handgun.
The suspects stole the wallet of a 23-year-old Macclesfield man and took an undisclosed amount of money and cigarettes from the store before running from the scene toward Beal Street.
Both suspects are described as 5-foot-10 black men with medium complexions. One suspect reportedly had a light build and wore a black sweatshirt while the second suspect had a medium build and gray hooded sweatshirt.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 977-1111 or firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.