Walgreens in Winston-Salem robbed early Wednesday

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Walgreens at 2125 Cloverdale Ave. in Winston-Salem was robbed early Wednesday morning.

According to police, the suspect entered the business around 2:14 a.m. and walked over to the photo counter. The suspect then demanded money from the store clerk.

Police said the suspect “displayed and discharged a gun into the ceiling.”

The suspect fled the business in a small, possibly grey, SUV with a matching spare tire cover on the back.

An undetermined amount of money was stolen from the business.

No one was injured.

The Winston-Salem Police Department asks anyone with information regarding this crime to contact Crimestoppers at 336-727-2800.