Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are seeking the public’s help in identifying two men accused in an armed robbery of a local Smoothie King.
The robbery occurred around 8:50 p.m. Monday at the Smoothie King in the 8000 block of Providence Road. According to police, two men entered the business and pointed handguns at someone inside and demanded money. The suspects then left the scene in a vehicle police described as an older, round-style Buick with large chrome rims.
Police released five surveillance photos from the robbery. One of the suspects was described as a black male with an average build, who was last seen wearing a black hood over his head with a brightly colored bandana over his face, a camouflage jacket, blue jeans and reddish-colored shoes. The second suspect was described as a black male with an average build, who was last seen wearing a purple hoodie with a dark bandana covering his face, gray sweatpants and tennis shoes.
Police asked anyone with information about the robberies to contact CrimeStoppers at 704-334-1600.