Click here to donate to the Salvation Army Hurricane Matthew relief effort

Police: Man robs business with screwdriver

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
Police Lights Generic Image - New

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police said a man used a screwdriver to rob a Family Dollar store Sunday morning in Winston-Salem.

Officials said the suspect entered the business at 3501 S. Main St. around 8:51 a.m. and demanded money.

Police said he left on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash headed north on Main Street.

The suspect is described as a black or Hispanic male, 21-25 years old, and 5’7” with a slim build. He reportedly wore dark blue or a black hooded sweatshirt.

No injuries were reported. Anyone with any information can call Crimestoppers at 727-2800 or the Spanish line at 728-3904.