Woman wanted in Chesapeake credit union robbery

Posted at 1:20 PM, Jul 31, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-05 11:06:59-04

Chesapeake Police are searching for a woman who they say robbed the Chartway Federal Credit Union in the 4300 block of Portsmouth Boulevard around 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 31.

Police say the woman displayed a gun and demanded money before running away from the credit union with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Nicole Drakeford, age 43, is wanted for Robbery, Possession of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony, and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.

Anyone with information regarding the suspect is encouraged to call Detective Ryder at (757)382-6251 or to call, text or submit an on-line tip to the Chesapeake Crime Line.