Police: Man armed with hatchet robs Norfolk gas station

Posted at 9:02 AM, May 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-13 17:55:32-04

NORFOLK, Va. - Police are investigating a robbery that happened Saturday night.

A man armed with a hatchet entered the BP Gas Station located in the 8500 block of Chesapeake Boulevard.

Surveillance still of the suspect

Police said the man demanded money, and the clerk who was working complied with the man's orders.

The suspect is described as a black man who is about 18-20 years old, around 5’10” tall and weighs about 130 pounds. He was last seen wearing a beige zippered windbreaker and dark pants.

There were no injuries reported, according to police.

If you have any information that can help with the investigation call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887) or submit a tip through P3 Tips.