Police Seeking Suspect in Armed Robbery

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Hillsborough police are seeking a suspect in an armed robbery of a convenience store March 1 in northern Hillsborough.

At about 8:30 p.m. last Thursday, a man armed with a firearm entered the J J Mart, 570 Cornelius St., and demanded money from the clerk. No one was injured during the incident, and the suspect obtained an undisclosed amount of money. He is described as having light skin and wearing a black hooded jacket, blue jeans, and black shoes.

The Police Department is actively investigating the robbery, including conducting interviews, collecting and analyzing surveillance footage, and following up on leads and tips.

If you have any information, contact Investigator Scott Chestnut by email or by phone at 919-296-9535. Anonymous tips can be reported at 919-296-9555.