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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- A pregnant woman was robbed at gunpoint at a sweepstakes parlor in northwest Charlotte Thursday afternoon.

The robbery took place at the Winner's World sweepstakes parlor located off of Brookshire Boulevard around 1 p.m. According to police, the victim is an employee.

Police said a man held a pregnant woman at gunpoint and robbed her at the parlor before running out the back door.

The woman suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported to Carolinas Medical Center.

The suspect is described as a white man with a medium build and mustache. Police said they are reviewing surveillance video to gather more details.

Stay with WCNC.com as this story continues to develop.


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