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NEW INFO: Two Masked Men Robbed Piggly Wiggly Of Cigarettes

The manager of the Piggly Wiggly in Maysville says someone broke into the store early Wednesday morning. Now, police have released a detailed description of both the suspects and their get away vehicle.

Detectives said the Piggly Wiggly on Main St. in Maysville was broken into around 4:30AM on Wednesday.

The store manager says the thief broke in through the front door, stole cigarettes, and left.

Detective Thomas with the Maysville Police Department said within five hours of the robbery, police compiled a description of both the two suspects and their vehicle.

Both men are described as white males between 6-feet and 6-feet-two-inches tall, each weighing between 150-170 pounds. Police said one robber was wearing green camouflage pants, sneakers, and a gray sweatshirt. The other man was clothed head to toe in black. Both wore gloves and half face masks from their foreheads to their noses.

Police say while the driver stayed in the vehicle, the other man was in and out of the store in 45 seconds, getting away with nearly $2,000 worth of cigarettes.

Police said the men took off in a a black or dark Chevy Trailblazer that had gray trim around the bottom.

If you have any information on the robbery, you are asked to call Maysville Police at (910) 743-3104.


Previous Story:

A local grocery store was broken into early Wednesday, and the store manager says the thief got away with cigarettes.

The break-in happened at the Piggly Wiggly on Main St. in Maysville around 4:30 a.m. Wednesday.

The store manager says the thief broke in through the front exit, stole cigarettes and left.


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