CMPD searching for Dollar General robbery suspect

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police is asking for the public's help in identifying a robbery suspect.

Police say the robbery occurred at the Dollar General in the 5200 block of Albemarle Rd. shortly before 6 pm on Friday.

The suspect pointed a gun at employees and left with some property belonging to Dollar General, according to police.  He is described as a black male, approximately 6 feet tall, 230 pounds, and in his early 30's. 

Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704.334.1600.