Police: Two armed suspects rob Portsmouth cell phone store

(Photos: Portsmouth Police Department)
(Photos: Portsmouth Police Department)

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Detectives are looking for two suspects in an armed robbery Monday night at a Portsmouth cell phone store.

At about 6:44 p.m., dispatchers received a 911 call requesting officers to respond to a robbery that had just happened at 3245 Portsmouth Boulevard. Police say two male suspects entered the business. One of them had a handgun. They both demanded money from the clerk, who complied. The suspects then ran from the business.

No one was hurt during the incident.

Police described the first suspect as a black male in his late teens to early 20s, between 5 feet 8 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall. He was last seen wearing a red hoodie, black jeans and black shoes.

The second suspect is described as a black male in his late teens to early 20s, standing between 5 feet 8 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall. He was last seen wearing blue jeans, dark colored shoes, and a dark colored hoodie.

If you know anything about this incident, call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.