HAMPTON -- A Norfolk man pulled a knife and robbed a man in Hampton.

Police say 49-year-old Bi Chao Chen approached the man just before 2 a.m. Wednesday on Mercury Blvd. He took money, a wallet and credit cards from the 38-year-old from New York, said Sgt. Jason Price, and then drove off.

'The victim was employed by a bus company, Go To Bus, that traveled from New York to Virginia. He was preparing the bus for a trip when the incident occurred, Sgt. Price told

Bi Chao Chen was arrested by Norfolk Police at his home and will be charged in Hampton with robbery and use of a knife in commission of a felony.

Sgt. Price said it wasn't clear whether the two men know each other.

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