Public’s Assistance Requested in Armed Robbery Investigation


Charlotte, N.C. – (Monday, August 9, 2021) – Detectives with the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department's Armed Robbery Unit are requesting the public's assistance in identifying a suspect from a recent armed robbery.

Shortly before 5:30 a.m., on August 7, 2021, a Hispanic male entered the Galaxy 1 Arcade located at 3720 N. Tryon Street. After entering the business, the suspect demanded property belonging to the business by the threat of a firearm.

The suspect was last seen wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt with blue jeans and a surgical mask.

CMPD's Armed Robbery Unit asks anyone in the community who knows the suspect pictured below to call 9-1-1.  The public can also leave information anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or  For additional information about this case, please refer to the report: 20210807-0532-00.

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