Durham police seek man in Walmart robbery

03/13/2014 9:26 AM

02/15/2015 10:41 AM

Police detectives Wednesday asked for the public's help in identifying a man they believe robbed a Walmart store late last week.

The suspect is a black man who stands between 5-foot-8 and 6 feet and has a medium build.

Police released a surveillance photo of him leaving the New Hope Commons store wearing dark pants, a light gray hoodie sweatshirt, dark sunglasses and a black toboggan-style knit cap.

The man went to the store’s money center on March 7, handed a clerk a note demanding money and threatening the clerk and fled with an undisclosed amount of cash, police said.

Detectives asked anyone with information to call them at at 919-560-4583, ext. 29360, or CrimeStoppers at 919-683-1200.

CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases, and callers never have to identify themselves.

Join the Discussion

News & Observer is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Terms of Service