Police search for man who tried to rob Portsmouth jewelry store

Posted at 11:45 PM, Jan 17, 2015
and last updated 2015-01-18 08:58:27-05

Portsmouth, Va. – Police are looking for a man who they say attempted to rob a jewelry store Saturday morning.

The name of the shop is “Jewelry Repair and Design.” It’s located on Portsmouth Blvd.

The attempted robbery happened around 11 a.m.

Police say the man was armed but did not  get anything from the business.  He ran from the store toward Hodges Ferry Road.

If you have any information that can help police, take action and call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.