Kinston Police investigating armed robbery at KFC

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Kinston Police responded to an armed robbery that happened Monday morning at the KFC at 1613 West Vernon Avenue.

The call came in at 11:51 a.m. Witnesses told Kinston Police the incident involved two black males, both wearing dark clothing with their faces covered. One was armed with a handgun. Both left with an undisclosed amount of money.

There were five employees and three customers in the business at the time of the robbery. No one was injured during the incident. The robbery is still under investigation.

If anyone has information regarding this incident, they are asked to call the Kinston Police Department at (252) 939-3160, the TIPS LINE at (252) 939-4020, or Lenoir County Crime Stoppers at (252) 523-4444.

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