Sheriff Deputies Searching for Armed Robbers
New Hanover County Sheriff Deputies responded to a call for armed robbery shortly after 1 am Tuesday morning. The victim Ravin Cook was leaving her home located at 4878 Berkley Dr. when two men approached her in the driveway. The first suspect brandished a gun and demanded her purse. Ms. Cook resisted and struggled with the suspect who struck her in the head. The second suspect approached and took her purse. Both suspects left the area on foot. EMS was called but refused by the victim. Sheriff’s K-9 was brought in and was able to track the suspects for a distance before losing the track abruptly. The first suspect is described as a black male, wearing a black hoodie with white skulls on it, black mask with a gun and no gloves. The second suspect is described as a black male with lighter colored jeans, black face mask and gloves. Sheriff’s Detectives are currently investigating the case, anyone with additional information please contact the New Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at 910-798-4161.