Citizen Robbed At Gunpoint

Tuesday, October 09, 2018

​On Tuesday, October 9, 2018 at approximately 2:45 p.m., Emergency Communications received a report of a citizen that had been robbed in the parking lot of 984 First Colonial Road (Towne Bank).  No injuries were reported.

The preliminary investigation is that victim was walking through the parking lot when approached by a black male who pointed a firearm and demanded the victim's money.  After received​ the money, the suspect ran to an awaiting car then fled the scene.

This is an active investigation by members of the Robbery Squad, further details will be released once they become available. 

MPO Tonya Pierce

Public Affairs Officer