Police looking for suspected armed robbers in Newport News

Posted at 11:23 AM, Feb 17, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-17 11:23:12-05
Newport News Robbery Suspetcs car

Suspect’s car

Newport News, Va. – Newport News Police are looking for two people who they believed robbed an AT&T store at 12080 Jefferson Avenue.

Two armed men entered the store, then demanded money and cell phones from two employees.

Once the suspects received the items, they fled the scene in the car pictured to the right.

The two suspects are described as black males, who are about 5’10” and between 20-30 years old.

One of the suspects is believed to weigh around 230-240 pounds, and wearing a red or black cap, round sunglasses, with a dark jacket.

The other suspect is believed to weigh around 180 pounds, wore a gray mask over his face, with his hair in a short twist.

If you have any information on these suspects or the incident, please call the crime line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.