Suspect sought for armed robbery of Winston-Salem business


Latin American Grocery (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This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated.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 responded to an armed robbery at a business on East Sprague Street shortly before noon Tuesday.

Officers say a man entered Latin American Grocery, located at 841 E. Sprague St., and produced a handgun while demanding money.

The suspect was given an undisclosed amount of money and fled out of the business west on Sprague Street. Other store employees reportedly chased the suspect but lost sight of him.

A K-9 track of the suspect lead west from the business, but ended without locating the suspect.

The suspect was described as a black male in his 20s, wearing a black hooded jacket, blue jeans and a red shirt at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 336-727-2800.

Must-See Stories

More Must-See Stories


Follow FOX8 on Twitter