Store Clerk robbed at gunpoint in Newport News

Posted at 4:50 PM, Mar 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-12 16:50:49-05

Newport News, Va –  An Armed Robbery occurred Saturday afternoon at the Skipper’s Mart located in the 13600 block of Warwick Boulevard.

The call came in just before 12:30p.m.

Officials say the clerk knew the man that robbed him, and that he also gave the money back.

No one was injured at the scene.

Newport News officials are also saying that the man may possibly be homeless.

The situation is currently under investigation.

If you have any information regarding this robbery you are asked to call the crime line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.