Robbery of Diamond Express convenience store under investigation in Portsmouth

Posted at 8:56 AM, Oct 06, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-06 12:26:09-04

Portsmouth, Va. - Portsmouth Police are investigating a robbery that occurred at the Diamond Express convenience store in the 3300 block of Victory Boulevard around 7:17 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Police say the suspect entered the store and demanded money.

No one was injured.

Police describe the suspect as a black male, 5'5'' to 5'7'' tall, weighing 160-190 pounds. He was wearing jeans, a dark-colored jacket with camouflage hood and a white mask.

Additional details will be posted as they become available.

Anyone with information on this robbery is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.