Police investigating Portsmouth Dollar General robbery

Posted at 10:10 PM, Mar 29, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-29 22:37:39-04

Portsmouth, Va. – Police need your help investigating the armed robbery of the Dollar General on 3959 Twin Pines Road.

Police received the call on Tuesday at around 8:20 p.m.

Detectives say a man came into the store, pulled out a handgun and demanded cash from employees.

After the man received the cash, he ran out of the store towards the Peachtree neighborhood.

The suspect is described as a black male between the ages of 20-25 and around 6 feet tall. He was last seen wearing all black clothing with a white t-shirt.

If you have any information about this case, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.