Teen arrested in connection to armed robbery in Hampton

Posted at 5:47 PM, Oct 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-23 06:06:32-04

Hampton, Va. – A 17-year-old has been arrested after police say he and another male robbed a Hampton business at gunpoint.

They say the incident happened on October 21st at 9:28 p.m.

Police were called out to the 1300 block of North King Street.

They were told that two people went into the business, pulled out a gun and demanded money.

The two ran away after getting the cash.

The 17-year-old suspect has been charged with robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, burglary while armed, underage possession of a firearm, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and possession of a stolen firearm.

If you know anything about this crime, please call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.