Police investigate series of armed robberies


The suspect is an African American man who has been seen wearing a camouflage coat and sometimes camouflage pants.

The suspect has a dark colored bandana across the bridge of his nose and a black hoodie up on his head.

He is armed with a pistol grip sawed-off shotgun with silver duct tape on the grip and demands money and cigarettes from the clerks, then flees the business on foot.

The suspect is approximately 20-years-old, slim and about 6 feet tall.

Anyone with information is urged to call Inv. Dwayne E. Dean of the Goldsboro Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 919-580-4211, Det. Sgt. Robert Chunn of the Wayne County Sheriff's Office at 919-731-1373, or Crimestoppers at 919-735-2255.

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