Winston-Salem convenience store robbed at knifepoint

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A convenience store in Winston-Salem was robbed at knifepoint late Monday night, according to a news release.

At about 10:19 p.m., police arrived at the Chief’s Pick and Pack at 125 Linville Road. After an investigation, officers determined that a person entered the store and approached the register after picking up a small item. When the clerk opened the register, the suspect showed off a knife and demanded money.

The suspect took the money and fled on foot.

No injuries were reported and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700.