04/23/14 — Crime of the Week

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Crime of the Week

By From staff reports
Published in News on April 23, 2014 1:46 PM

On Tuesday, April 15, Stanley Bowers reported that an unknown black male approached him in the parking lot of J.C. Penney. After asking Mr. Bowers for a cigarette, the unknown male snatched an envelope of money from his shirt pocket and fled west on foot. A witness saw the unknown male get into a silver Dodge Charger. The vehicle left the parking lot traveling toward Berkeley Boulevard. The unknown black male was described as approximately 6 feet tall, slender, wearing all black. He also had orange shoelaces and orange on his hat.

Anyone with information about this crime, or any other crime in Wayne County is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255 or text at 919-222-4230. Callers will remain anonymous and if your information leads to a felony arrest you will be given a cash reward for the information. Crime Stoppers gives cash rewards of up to $1,000 for information leading to felony arrests.