CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Charlotte- Mecklenburg Police are asking for the public's help to identify a suspect involved in an armed robbery.

The Metro PCS at 8914 south Tryon Street was robbed around 5:30 p.m. on Monday. The alleged suspect entered the store with a handgun and then robbed the business. The suspect then fled the scene.


The suspect is described as a black man about 20-years-old who stands around 6'1" tall and has a skinny build. He was wearing a burgundy hoodie and grey sweatpants with a blue hat at the time of the incident.

Via Charlotte- Mecklenburg Police

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600