CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying the suspects responsible for armed robbery from a local business.
On Saturday morning, employees of Pavels Jewelers told police that two suspects had entered the store and robbed it at gunpoint.
Police say during the robbery, a shot was fired by one of the suspects. No one was injured and the suspects fled the scene on foot.
The first suspect is described as a black male, around 6'2" to 6'5" with a medium build, short twist-style haircut, thin mustache and a goatee. He was last seen wearing a white horizontal striped polo shirt, straight brimmed hat and khaki pants. The second suspect is described as a white or Hispanic male. He was last seen wearing a black skull cap and possibly a wig with long curly black hair, white sunglasses, a dark colored 'Ft. Lauderdale' hoodie, light colored jeans and tan boots.Both suspects were armed with handguns.Anyone with information concerning this case or the suspects is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.