On Aug. 26 at around 8:59pm Winston Salem Police Officers were dispatched to the Dollar General at 2981 South Main Street on a reported Armed Robbery.
Preliminary investigation indicates that the suspect entered the store and took some merchandise to the store employee. Once at the cash register the suspect placed the merchandise on the counter and demanded all the money in cash register from the store employee.
The suspect is described as a Black male medium skin tone with grey shorts, black sweatshirt, white hoodie over his head and black flip flops between the ages of 20-25.
The store employee then gave an undisclosed amount of US Currency to the suspect who fled the store on foot headed southeast toward Cassell Street. A police K-9 track was conducted but the suspect was not located.