Friendly Check Cashing in Elizabeth City robbed at gunpoint

Elizabeth City Police Department

ELIZABETH CITY, N.C (WAVY) – Police are looking for a suspect that robbed the Friendly Check Cashing in the 900 block of West Ehringhaus Street Tuesday.

Police say around 7:33 a.m., a suspect took the victim at gunpoint, demanded money, and made threats to kill the victim. The suspect got an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a black male, about six feet tall, wearing aviator style sunglasses, a grey-hooded sweatshirt, black sweatpants and gloves with a skull print.

If you have any information, call the Crime Line at 252-335-5555.