Police searching for armed bank robbery suspect in Hampton

Posted at 12:47 PM, Nov 28, 2016

HAMPTON, Va. – Police are looking for a suspect in an armed bank robbery that happened Monday afternoon.

The incident happened in the 2100 block of Coliseum Drive at Eastern Virginia Bank shortly before 12:30 p.m.

According to police, a male suspect entered the bank, displayed a firearm and demanded money.

He received an undisclosed amount of cash before leaving the bank.

The suspect is described as a black male who was wearing a black and yellow hooded sweatshirt with blue jeans and sneakers when he was last seen.

Police believe the suspect may be traveling in a silver sedan with New York license plates.

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