Portsmouth detectives investigate overnight armed robbery

Posted at 4:49 PM, Aug 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-27 16:49:24-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Detectives are investigating the robbery of the Quick Save on 2410 Deep Creek Boulevard.

Officers responded to the scene on Friday around midnight.

According to police, a man came into the store, pulled out a handgun and demanded money from the clerk. After the clerk gave the robber the money, he got out of the store and ran away.

No one was injured.

The suspect is described as a black male, dressed in all dark clothing with a mask covering his face.

If you have any information that can help police, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.