Police investigating armed robbery at Portsmouth Family Dollar store

Posted at 8:17 AM, Oct 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-19 08:17:45-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Portsmouth Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred Tuesday night at the Family Dollar store located at 4231 Greenwood Drive.

Detectives say two men armed with handguns entered the store and demanded money from the clerk.

The clerk complied and the men fled from the business.

No one was injured during the robbery.

Detectives are attempting to identify the suspects. Anyone with information on their identities or the robbery is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.