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Police searching for suspect after pharmacy armed robbery

Published: Oct. 16, 2021 at 11:41 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 24, 2021 at 10:57 PM EDT
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CHOCOWINITY, N.C. (WITN) - Chocowinity Police is asking the public’s help in identifying the suspect or vehicle involved in an armed robbery that happened at O’Neal’s Drug Store in Chocowinity on Friday.

Police released updated images on Sunday of the suspect vehicle involved in the robbery that happened Oct. 15 in Chocowinity.

Chocowinity Police released updated images of the suspect vehicle involved in the pharmacy...
Chocowinity Police released updated images of the suspect vehicle involved in the pharmacy robbery on Oct. 15 in Chocowinity.(Chocowinity Police Department)
Chocowinity Police released updated images of the suspect vehicle involved in the pharmacy...
Chocowinity Police released updated images of the suspect vehicle involved in the pharmacy robbery on Oct. 15 in Chocowinity.(Chocowinity Police Department)

“The vehicle appears to be a 2015-2016 Subaru WRX STI or WRX with STI components added,” Chocowinity Police said. “The back window was covered with a whitish in color covering.”

Police said the vehicle was operated by a white man wearing a dark mask and a white woman wearing a blue mask in the passenger seat.

Police said the man appears to be approximately 5′8″ in height with a light to medium build, who brandished what appeared to be a semi-automatic handgun during the robbery.

Chocowinity Police are searching for an armed robbery suspect.
Chocowinity Police are searching for an armed robbery suspect.(Chocowinity Police Department)

Police said the suspect was last seen travelling north US 17 business in a silver car with four doors and a hood scoop, large rear spoiler and dual loud exhaust.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Chocowinity Police Department.

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