Norfolk Police searching for 7-Eleven robbery suspect

Posted at 2:44 PM, Oct 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-28 08:58:17-04

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk Police Department is searching for a man in connection with a 7-Eleven robbery on Monticello Avenue.

According to police, on Wednesday shortly after 7 a.m., a man entered the convenience store, implied he had a gun and demanded money from the store clerk. The employee complied with his demands, and he fled the area before police arrived.

Police described the suspect as a black man standing around 5 feet 8 inches tall. He had a goatee, and was last seen wearing a dark blue sweatshirt, light blue jeans and white tennis shoes.

If you recognize this man or know anything about this incident, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or submit a tip using the P3Tips app.