Norfolk Police searching for suspects in 7-Eleven robbery investigation

Posted at 4:51 PM, Oct 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-06 16:51:40-04

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the two suspects who robbed a 7-Eleven at 1511 E. Little Creek Wednesday.

Photo courtesy of the Norfolk Police Department

Around 2:30 a.m. on October 4, two adult men – one of them armed – entered the 7-Eleven and demanded money from the employee. The clerk complied with their demands, and the suspects fled the location before police arrived. No injuries were reported in this incident.

One suspect is described as a black male who stands approximately 5 feet 11 inches tall and has a thin build. The other suspect, also a black male, stands approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall. Both were last seen wearing black hooded sweatshirts and black pants. Age-wise, they are believed to be in their 20s.

Anyone who has information about this incident is encouraged to call the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or text “NORFOLK” and tip information to 274637 (CRIMES). You can also submit a web tip at