EDEN, NC – Investigators are seeking the identity of the suspect who attempted to rob a convenience store.
The Rockingham County, NC Sheriff's Office says the man tried to rob Eden Variety Mart using a knife.
The cashier refused and threatened to retrieve a firearm at which time, the suspect left on foot toward fairground, according to the sheriff's office.
Investigators say the suspect was dressed in all black clothing with a hood covering his face; however, the cashier believes the suspect may have been a white male with a cast on his left arm.
Anyone with information about this attempted armed robbery is asked to call the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office at 336-634-3232 or Rockingham County Crimestoppers at 336-349-9683.