05/24/17 — Crime of the week

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Crime of the week

By From staff reports
Published in News on May 24, 2017 9:57 AM

On Saturday, May 13, at approximately 7:50 p.m., the Goldsboro Police Department responded to Hi-5 Sweepstakes Internet, 565 E. New Hope Road, in reference an armed robbery.

Once officers arrived on-scene a female employee reported that about 7:12 p.m. a black male entered the business and pulled what appeared to be a handgun out and told an employee and a customer in the business at the time to not move.

The suspect demanded money and fled the store on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call investigator Zwirblia at 919-580-4242 or call/text Crime Stoppers at 919-735-2255.

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 919-735-2255 or submit a TIP at tipsubmit.com. 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. Crime Stoppers is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization, funded solely by private donations. To make a donation, contact the Goldsboro-Wayne Crime Stoppers Director Stephanie Brown at 919-734-8177.