NEWPORT NEWS -- A man who posed as an FBI agent to rob a Hampton grocery store was sentenced to 20 years and one month in prison.
Emmanuel Norman and another man posed as FBI agents and robbed the Food Lion at 123 Newmarket Drive on Oct. 21, 2011.
During the robbery, Norman placed devices on two employees, making them believe they were explosive devices.
During the robbery, Norman and a vendor got into an altercation and Norman shot him.
The two robbers and the getaway car drive left with about $300.00.
Norman pleaded guilty to on Dec. 7, 2011 to Obstructing, Delaying and Affecting Commerce by Robbery, possessing, brandishing, and discharging a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence and false personation of an official of the United States.