Suffolk man charged with abduction, armed robbery in overnight incident

Corey Larnell Mitchell (Photo: Suffolk police)

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — A Suffolk man was arrested and charged with abduction and armed robbery in connection to an incident Tuesday.

Officers responded to a home in the 200 block of Pine Street after dispatchers received a call for a robbery at 2:55 a.m. At the scene, police spoke to a woman who reported that a man held her at gunpoint inside the residence and demanded her personal belongings.

After an investigation, police arrested 40-year-old Corey Larnell Mitchell. He’s charged with armed robbery, two counts of use of firearm in the commission of a felony, and abduction and kidnapping.

Mitchell is being held without bond at Western Tidewater Regional Jail.