Suspect sought for armed robbery of Elon business

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ELON, N.C. — Police are searching for a man they say robbed a business on Monday morning.

A male suspect entered Jay’s Mart, located at 951 E. Haggard Ave., around 11 a.m. armed with a handgun and demanded money.

The suspect was described as being a black male in his 20s or 30s, approximately 5’10” and 150 pounds, with short hair. He was wearing a bandana over his nose and mouth at the time of the robbery.

The suspect fled the scene on an orange and black VIP scooter.

Anyone with information is asked to call 336-229-7100.