Burlington, NC-- Customers who were at a convenience store Thursday night became part of a crime scene.
Police in Burlington said that around 11:03 p.m., three men came into the Fairway One Stop on Chapel Hill Road and robbed the business.
A store employee told police one of the suspects pulled out a handgun and ordered all customers who were inside of the business to get on the floor. The suspects then demanded money from the clerk. The clerk opened the cash register and the armed suspect took the money from the cash register. The other two suspects took merchandise from the storage area of the business.
No one was injured during the robbery, police said.
A Police K-9 Unit was activated and was able to track the suspects. Officers were able to recover money and merchandise that was stolen during the robbery.
WFMY News 2/Burlington Police Department