Police investigating fight, armed robbery in Ziggy’s parking lot

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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — The Winston-Salem Police Department is investigating a fight and an armed robbery that happened early Friday morning outside of Ziggy’s.

A 26-year-old woman told officers a man approached her as she was leaving Ziggy’s and walking to her vehicle just before 3 a.m. The suspect pulled out a handgun and took her wallet and cell phone before fleeing the area on foot.

That same night, officers responded to Ziggy’s after receiving reports that people were fighting in the parking lot as the club was closing for the night.

While officers were trying to disperse the large crowd and break up the fight, multiple gunshots were heard nearby.

No injuries were reported during either incident.

Anyone with any information regarding this incident or similar crimes is asked to call the Winston-Salem Police Department at (336) 773-7700 or Crime Stoppers at (336) 727-2800.

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