KINGS MOUNTAIN, NC (FOX 46 WJZY) - Four people were injured during an armed robbery at Smoke Shop in Kings Mountain Wednesday afternoon and the suspect remains on the run.
According to Kings Mountain police, a Hispanic male entered the store at 112 S. York Road and demanded money. A struggle ensued with the employees of the store, which led to advanced medical treatment being required.
An unknown amount of cash was taken from the shop along with a 2018 RAV 4, which belonged to an employee.
Witnesses say 3 people were injured by a suspect at the Smoke Shop on York Rd in King's Mtn. Police and SBI are still on scene investigating pic.twitter.com/LHg4AecjD5— JenyneDonaldsonFox46 (@JenyneDonaldson) July 11, 2018
The city of Kings Mountain has asked that residents be on the lookout for a Hispanic male, between 20 and 30-years-old, wearing a pair of tan pants, black shirt, a black bandana covering his head, and a white hat. He would also be driving a burgundy 2018 Toyota RAV4 with a temporary North Carolina paper tag.
They say if you find the suspect, do not to approach him, but instead, call 911.