Police investigate armed robbery at the Circle K in Kinston


KINSTON, Lenoir County -

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Police are investigating an armed robbery in Kinston. Officers say they responded to the Circle K gas station at 1690 Highway 258 North around 8:40 p.m. on Thursday.

When officers arrived on scene, a witness told them a man pointed a gun at the clerk and left with an undisclosed amount of cash. Police say the suspect then drove off in a dark-colored vehicle.

Authorities say no one was injured during the incident. The robbery remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Kinston Police Department at 252-939-3160 or Lenoir County Crime Stoppers at 252-523-4444.

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