DURHAM (WTVD) -- Investigators need the public's help identifying the person responsible for robbing a jewelry store in Durham on Thursday.
Police said it happened around 1:15 p.m. at Gold Assay on Fayetteville Road.
Authorities said a man told the Gold Assay employee that he had some jewelry he wanted to sell. When the employee looked up, the suspect pointed a gun and demanded jewelry.
The suspect allegedly took several pieces of jewelry and fled in a red car. Authorities said the car may have been a Kia Soul, and it was driven by a second person.
Police described the suspect as a black male with a light complexion. He was wearing a gray zip-up hoodie, a t-shirt, and blue jeans.
Anyone with information is asked to call Investigator A. Stringham at (919) 560-4415, ext. 29311 or CrimeStoppers are (919) 683-1200. CrimeStoppers pays cash rewards for information leading to arrests in felony cases and callers can remain anonymous.