The incident happened around 5:30 p.m. outside Northwinds Apartments on Lees Chapel Road.
The victim told police he was standing outside the complex when a man armed with a gun approached him and demanded money.
The suspect left in a black Toyota Camry.
The suspect was described as a black male with a light complexion, 5’8″ tall with shoulder-length dreadlocks.
Anyone with information on the incident or the suspect’s whereabouts is asked to call Crimestoppers at (336) 373-1000.