Woman Injured After Running From Armed Robber

A woman was injured during a robbery in Greenville Tuesday night. .

It happened around 11:00 p.m. on Hyde Drive. Sara Schroka told police after getting out of her car a gunman approached her and demanded money. The 22-year-old woman dropped her purse and ran away. Police say she received minor injuries when she fell in the process.

The victim said the robber got into a light colored 4-door car that made a squeaking noise. He got away with her purse that contained money, checks and credit cards.

Anyone with information is ask to call Pitt-Greenville Crime Stoppers at 252-758-7777.


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  • by USMCGySgt on Sep 10, 2009 at 04:18 AM
    Time to send in the Marines. We cleaned out Fallujah by going house to house, time to strat doing it in Eastern N.C.
  • by Greenville, again?? Location: Greenville on Sep 10, 2009 at 03:44 AM
    What's up with this crime in Greenville? 9 out of 10 MORNINGS you can log on WITN and you will see some sort of armed robbery news article that happened in Greenville the night prior.
  • by Robert Location: Greenville on Sep 9, 2009 at 08:05 PM
    Greenville and Rocky Mount does have the hihest crime rates for a rural area. There's big cities out west that don't have a fraction of the crime.
  • by Edward Location: Greenville on Sep 9, 2009 at 02:33 PM
    not the time nor the place Wallace!
  • by Wallace Location: Greenville on Sep 9, 2009 at 01:49 PM
    Are K-9 dogs trained to track squeaking cars?
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