Portsmouth Family Dollar Store robbed at gunpoint

Surveillance video from the Portsmouth Police showing an armed robber at a Family Dollar

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) -- Have you seen this man?

Portsmouth Police are searching for a subject who robbed a Family Dollar Store while armed on November 28.

According to authorities, around 10:50 p.m. the suspect entered the store located at the 3400 George Washington Highway. The suspect forced the employees closing up shop back into the store at gunpoint.

The suspect demanded money and cigarettes.

The employees complied, and the suspect fled the scene on foot. Luckily, no one was injured during the incident.

Police described the suspect as a black man last seen wearing blue pants, a dark colored hoodie, blue gloves, dark colored shoes and large sunglasses.

If anyone has any information about this incident, they are asked to contact Portsmouth Police at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

© 2017 WVEC-TV


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment