Police investigating armed robbery at Winston-Salem residence


1700 block of Buena Vista Road (Google)

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Police are investigating a robbery with a dangerous weapon that happened shortly before 1 p.m. Thursday.

Officers responded to the 1700 block of Buena Vista Road in reference to a report of an armed robbery. Upon arrival, two victims told police a suspect rang the doorbell and forced himself inside the residence when one of the victims opened the door.

The two victims complied with the suspect’s demands and the suspect fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of money.

No injuries were reported.

The suspect was described as a black male, clean shaven, “tall and muscular,” in his 20s or 30s.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 336-727-2800.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Must-See Stories

More Must-See Stories


Follow FOX8 on Twitter