Police looking for six suspects in Hampton carjacking, attempted robbery

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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Police need your help identifying six suspects wanted in connection to an attempted robbery and carjacking.

At 10:24 p.m. Sunday, officers responded to Roy’s Quick Service II convenience store, located in the 2900 block of Shell Road. Police investigation revealed that six suspects went to the business in three separate SUVs and parked in the parking lot. The vehicles were described as a white Suburban, a dark colored Suburban and a silver Land Rover. The suspects got out of the vehicles and the first suspect entered the business. Once inside the store, the suspect showed a gun and demanded cash from the clerk. The suspect left the store before he got any money.

A second suspect stayed outside and approached a store customer that was parked in the lot. The second suspect demanded the victim’s vehicle. The victim, a 36-year-old Hampton man, complied with the suspect’s demands and jumped out of the car.

All of the suspects then left the area in the SUVs they pulled up in. They also took the vehicle from the carjacking victim.

Officers found the victim’s vehicle near the intersection of 24th Street and Parrish Avenue. In the same area, police also located the white and dark colored Suburbans used in the incident.

The first suspect is described as a black male, wearing a knit hat, dark jacket, dark-colored denim jeans and armed with a firearm. Police described the second suspect as a black male, wearing a mask and hood covering his face and also armed with a gun.

Police do not have a description for the other four suspects.

If you know anything about this incident, call the Hampton Police Division at 727-6111 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.