Newport News Police make arrest in connection with Domino’s Pizza robbery

Posted at 3:21 PM, May 29, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-31 14:01:00-04

Eric Fenton

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – The Newport News Police Department is investigating a robbery that happened at the Domino’s Pizza in the 12800 block of Jefferson Avenue Tuesday afternoon.

The call came in at 2:24 p.m. Police were advised that an unknown black male entered the restaurant, implied he had a weapon and handed over a note demanding money. He fled the scene on foot after receiving an undisclosed amount of money.

31-year-old Eric Fenton was arrested and charged with Robbery and Use of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony in reference to this incident, according to police.

No injuries were reported during the incident.

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