Police searching for man who robbed gamblers during Hampton home invasion

Posted at 9:51 AM, Jul 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-22 09:51:32-04

Hampton, Va. – Hampton police are looking for a man who robbed several men during a home invasion on Sunday.

At 9:37pm officers responded to reports of a robbery at a home in the 200 block of Union Street.

They learned a man had entered the home – where a group of 10 men were gambling – and took their wallets and phones at gunpoint before leaving through a rear door.

The suspect is described a black male wearing a “scream” style mask.  The home invasion as well as the gambling transactions at the residence are currently under investigation.