Hampton Police investigating early morning armed robbery at 7-Eleven

Posted at 8:07 AM, Jan 09, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-09 08:07:05-05

HAMPTON, Va. - The Hampton Police Division is investigating an armed robbery that took place at a 7-Eleven early Saturday morning.

According to police, the call for the robbery came in at 1:25 a.m. When officers arrived at the store, located in the 2100 block of Executive Drive, they learned a suspect entered the business, demanded money and ran from the scene.

Police described the suspect as a light-skinned black male standing 6 feet tall and weighing approximately 160 pounds. He was wearing a dark gray hoodie, a red bandana on his face and dark pants. No photos of the suspect are available at this time.

If you or someone you know has information that could assist police, call the Hampton Police Division at 757–727–6111 or the Crime Line at 1–888-LOCK-U-UP.

This is a developing story.