NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WVEC) -- Police have identified and arrested the suspect they say robbed a credit union in Newport News last week.
Investigators said they received the call of the robbery at 1:52 p.m. Thursday for the BayPort Credit Union located in the 3700 block of Huntington Avenue, not far from Newport News Shipbuilding.
Police said the suspect, later identified as 27-year-old Marrio D'Rontrell Ashlock, entered the credit union and passed a note demanding cash. After taking an undisclosed amount of money, the suspect fled south on Huntington Avenue. No weapon was displayed.
On Monday night, Ashlock was taken into custody and charged with:
- Shoplift/altering price - larceny (less than $200), 3rd offense
- Firearm - use in commission of a felony, 1st offense
- Failure to appear - on felony offense