Family Dollar store in New Bern robbed at knifepoint

(Surveillance photo courtesy of New Bern Police Department)

NEW BERN, Craven County - The New Bern Police Department is searching for a man accuse of robbing a Family Dollar at knifepoint.

The armed robbery occurred Saturday night at 7:27, according to NBPD. The man, described as a heavyset black male, 5-feet-8-inches tall, wearing all black with a black and white cloth over his face, robbed the store at knifepoint and made off with an undisclosed amount of cash. The Family Dollar is located at 1405 Neuse Blvd.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call NBPD at (252) 633-2020 or Crime Stoppers at (252) 633-5141.