WANTED: Man robs at least 2 Charlotte businesses

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a person who they said robbed at least two local businesses. 

On Monday, Jan. 8 at 10:43 a.m. officers responded to the Family Dollar at 4005 Sunset Rd in reference to a robbery. The employee stated that the suspect entered the store and implied he was armed. 

The suspect took money from the cash register before fleeing the scene on foot. Police said the suspect is described as a black male, in his 20s, and was last seen Monday wearing a black hoodie and black pants.

Anyone with information concerning these cases is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (704) 334-1600.