Men accused of trying to rob Winston-Salem gas station with a pipe, but leave empty-handed after a customer walks in
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Police are looking for two men accused of trying to rob a Winston-Salem gas station who left empty-handed after a customer walked in.
Officers were called to the Quality Mart at 4995 Country Club Road at about 12:15 a.m. Sunday where police said the suspects entered and demanded money.
One of the suspects showed the clerk a pipe and they tried to take money from the register, according to police.
Police said a customer walked in and surprised the suspects and the suspects left without taking anything. Nobody was hurt.
The suspects left in a white passenger vehicle with tinted windows headed on Country Club Road toward Jonestown Road, according to police.
Anyone with any information can call Winston-Salem police at (336) 727-2800.