Police check leads in robbery


By JENNIFER HORTONThe Wilson Post

Lebanon Police continue to follow leads in the Friday night armed robbery of a local market.

Capt. Terry Bowman said authorities are “following a couple of leads, but nothing has broken yet.”

The incident occurred about 8 p.m., Friday at the Elmar Market located at 1028 West Main Street.

Bowman said police are searching for three suspects in the robbery. According to reports, two of the suspects, described as Hispanic males, entered the store while another waited outside in a vehicle.

The two men were armed with handguns and told the clerk to give them money which he did. The two men also took with them a 12-pack of beer.

A witness told police the third man was in a Chevrolet Impala that was dark-colored.

If you have any information regarding this incident, call the police department at 443-2323.