Police search for suspect in armed robbery at Family Dollar

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WVEC) -- Police are investigating after a Family Dollar was armed, Wednesday. 

The armed robbery occurred just before 7 p.m. 

The suspect walked into the store, located on Greenwood Dr., and implied to the employees that he had a gun. He then demanded money from the clerks. 

The employees gave in to the suspects demands and handed over the money. He then ran away from the business. 

No one was injured in this robbery. 

The suspect is described as a black man wearing navy blue coveralls, dark colored shoes, a black mask, and orange and black gloves. 

If you have any information, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. 


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