Portsmouth Police investigating armed robbery of Family Dollar

Posted at 9:00 PM, Jul 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-30 23:22:39-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred in the 3400 block of George Washington Highway Saturday night.

Officials say a man armed with a handgun walked into the Family Dollar store and demanded money around 8 p.m.

Once he got the cash, he ran from the scene.

No one was hurt during the incident.

If you have any information on what happened, you are encouraged to take action and call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.