Police Say Man Used Hammer In Robbery

He was swinging a hammer. Rocky Mount Police say that's how a suspect got away with robbery at the Kangaroo Convenience store on Fairview Road and made off with cash from the register and the clerk's purse. It happened Sunday morning. Investigators say the suspect used the hammer to smash video surveillance equipment too, causing over $2000 in damage. Police say he also hit a man over the head while fleeing.