Suffolk police investigate an attempted credit union robbery

SUFFOLK, Va. (WVEC) -- Suffolk police are searching for a suspect involved in an attempted credit union robbery.

On Friday around 10:45 a.m. dispatch received a call the incident on the 3500 block of Bridge Road.

According to police, a man entered the Chartway Federal Credit Union and gave a clerk a note demanding money. The clerk did not give anything, so the man took the note and fled the scene.

No injuries were reported.

The suspect has been described as a black man around 50-years-old  who was last seen wearing a black hoodie, black pants, and a white dust/ surgical mask covering his mouth and nose.

Authorities believe this suspect is linked to a robbery that occurred on December 19 at the Chartway Federal Credit Union in the 1400 block of North Main Street.

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If anyone has any information about this incident is asked to contact police at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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