Media Release - Armed Robbery

Media Release - Armed Robbery


Date:          April 12, 2019

Chrystal Dieter
Victim/Community Services Coordinator
(828) 261-2642

Armed Robbery – Speedway – 4431 N Center Street

Hickory – On Thursday, April 11, 2019 at approximately 10:47 P.M., Hickory Police responded to the Speedway convenience store located at 4431 N Center Street reference an armed robbery.  During the robbery the suspect entered the store, displayed a handgun and demanded money. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of money the suspect left the store.

The suspect is described as being a dark-skinned, slender-build black male, wearing a black hoodie, black pants, gloves and a mask.

Anyone with information regarding this on-going investigation is encouraged to call the Hickory Police Department at 828-328-5551 or contact Inv. J. Truesdell directly at 828-261-2636 or .


Inv. Contact:      
Jesse Truesdell
Criminal Investigations Division
(828) 261-2636


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