Three sought after attempted robbery in Williamsburg

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (WAVY) – Police are looking for three suspects in connection to an attempted robbery over the weekend in Williamsburg.

According to a news release from the Williamsburg Police Department, officers were called to the area of Capitol Landing Road and Bypass Road around 11:30 p.m. Sunday to investigate a reported attempted robbery.

The victim told investigators he was walking from a 7-Eleven back to his hotel on Capitol Landing Road when he was approached by three males. The victim said one of the suspects pulled out a gun, and demanded the victim’s belongings.

The victim fled, and was not injured. Police said the suspects left the scene before officers could arrive.

No suspect descriptions were available.

If you have any information about the attempted robbery, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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