Armed & Masked Man Robs Roanoke Island Store

The Dare County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery of a convenience store where the suspect was armed with a gun and was wearing a face mask and sunglasses.

It happened around 1:38 Saturday at Hatchell's Convenience Store on Roanoke Island.

Investigators say during the robbery, an a fight occurred and the suspect ran from the area.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5'9, weighing around 160 to 180 lbs.

Anyone with information can call the Dare County Sheriff's Office at (252)475‐5980.