Armed Robbery in Washington | Beaufort County Now | At approximately 7:55 pm on Monday, September 22, 2020 officers with the Washington Police Department responded to CVS Pharmacy in reference to a reported armed robbery that had just occurred. | city of washington, washington police department, armed robbery, CVS pharmacy, september 24, 2020

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Armed Robbery in Washington

Press Release:

  • Armed Robbery
  • CVS
  • 1020 John Small Avenue
  • Washington NC

    At approximately 7:55 pm on Monday, September 22, 2020 officers with the Washington Police Department responded to CVS Pharmacy in reference to a reported armed robbery that had just occurred. Upon arrival officers determined a black male suspect entered the store armed with a handgun and demanded money. The suspect subsequently fled the location with an unknown amount of US Currency. The suspect description is:

  • B/M
  • 5'10" - 6'
  • Thin build

    Suspect was wearing a multi-colored hooded sweatshirt, dark colored pats and black and white shoes. The suspect may have left in a white vehicle.

    This is an on-going investigation. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Washington Police Department 252-946-1444. Detective D. Watson is handling this investigation.


  • Stacy L. Drakeford
  • Director Police and Fire Services
  • Washington Police Department
  • 201 West Third Street
  • Washington, NC 27889
  • Office: 252-946-1444
  • Cell: 252-402-1438
  • sdrakeford@washingtonnc.gov



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