Robbery at CVS makes fifth robbery within 48 hours in Portsmouth

Posted at 4:44 PM, Oct 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-02 00:27:55-04

PORTSMOUTH, Va. - Detectives with the Portsmouth Police Department are investigating a Sunday afternoon robbery at a CVS in the city.

Police apprehended the suspect in the case.

Portsmouth PD says that dispatch received a call at 3:16 p.m. to the CVS on 5829 High St. W.

A male suspect entered the store saying that he had a weapon, before attempting the robbery.

No one was injured during the crime.

There is no other additional information, said police. This is still an ongoing investigation.

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