Portsmouth Police investigating robbery of Boost Mobile store

Posted at 4:14 PM, Apr 19, 2015
and last updated 2015-04-19 16:14:31-04

Portsmouth, Va. (WTKR) – Police in Portsmouth are investigating the armed robbery of a Boost Mobile store on Portsmouth Boulevard Saturday evening.

Detectives say they got the 911 call about the robbery at 6:24 p.m.

According to police, a man entered the store, showed a gun and demanded money before running away.

No one was hurt.

Portsmouth Police have investigated 6 other armed robberies in the city over the past week.

So far, detectives haven’t ruled out the possibility that the crimes are connected.