Mint Hill Police were dispatched to a breaking and entering that occurred at the Citgo Pit stop Gas Station located at 9100 Lawyers Road yesterday (Tuesday). Mint Hill Officers arrived on scene and met with employees at the business who stated that an unknown person had broke into the business through a side glass door and removed several packs of cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of money.

The store has a video surveillance system which shows an unknown black male enter the business at approximately 0018hrs by throwing a blunt object up against the glass door. The unknown black male subject then used his foot to further smash in the glass door and entered the business removing cash and several packs of cigarettes from the display case.

Video shows a black male subject with the following description:

Black Male / 5’ 8” / 150lbs / wearing brown jacket, blue jeans, black shoes, and red stocking hat on head.

Photos are attached to this release and Mint Hill Police are asking for assistance from anyone who may have information on this incident to contact police at 704-545-1085. After Hours please contact dispatch at 704-889-2231.