Robbery Suspect Wanted In Northlake Mall Area

CHARLOTTE, NC — CMPD is looking for an armed robbery suspect near the Northlake Mall area.

According to police, a robbery occurred on Julia Lee Court off of Reames Road Monday evening. Police say the robbery was not random, but rather a case of two people meeting to buy/sell goods, not drugs. No injuries were reported from the incident.

K-9 and helicopter units searched the area but were unable to locate the suspect.

The suspect is described as a black male with “colorful” shorts, 5’8, medium build, white t-shirt. Officials also say the suspect is armed with a gun.

Anyone with information should contact CMPD or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.