Chesapeake Police respond to Food Lion armed robbery

Posted at 11:37 PM, Jan 08, 2018
and last updated 2018-01-08 23:39:07-05

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – The Chesapeake Police Department responded to an armed robbery at the Food Lion at 2409 Taylor Road Monday night.

Police arrived at the scene around 9:10 p.m. After a preliminary investigation, officers discovered an unknown black male displayed a handgun and demanded money from employees before fleeing the scene on foot.

The suspect was last seen wearing a black hoodie, black gloves and a mask over his face.

There is no further information.

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