Police have released surveillance photos of an armed robber who they say threatened employees with a box cutter.
It happened around 8:20 p.m. Tuesday at the Family Dollar on Neuse Boulevard. New Bern police say the robber took an undisclosed amount of money and had a brief altercation with an employee before running off.
The robber is described as a black male, approximately 5’6” to 5’10” tall, weighing approximately 150 pounds, and wearing a red t-shirt and blue jeans.
Anyone with information on the robber should call the New Bern Police Department Major Case Unit at (252) 672-4100.