Crime & Courts

Hickory Police investigating robbery at Kangaroo Express

Hickory Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened early Saturday at the Kangaroo Express convenience store at 2853 North Center St.

An employee called police at around 6:38 a.m. and said the store had been robbed by a white female, approximately 50, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, black shoes and an aviator style winter hat under the hood of the sweatshirt. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Hickory Police Department at 828-328-5551. Staff reports