Police say that a man and woman had just arrived to an apartment complex when they were approached by 3 men with handguns.
Ayden Police Chief Barry Stanley says that the victims were inside their vehicle in the parking lot of the College Park Apartments when 3 men approached and demanded money.
Officials say that the robbers got away with several hundred dollars from the victims.
Police in Ayden are searching for suspects involved in an armed robbery.
Police Chief Barry Stanley tells WITN that it happened at the College Park Apartments off of East 3rd Street.
Officials say it happened just after 10:20 p.m.
Chief Stanley says that 3 black men wearing masks and hoodies held someone up and left the scene in an early 2000's gray Lincoln Continental. All 3 are said to have been armed with handguns.
We're told officers are working the scene at this time.
Stay with WITN and WITN.com as we work to gather updates on this breaking news.