Suspect robs Hampton Sunoco gas station at gunpoint

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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — A suspect robbed the convenience store of a Sunoco gas station at gunpoint in the early morning hours of Sunday, according to police.

Officers were called to a Sunoco on East Mercury Boulevard for a robbery complaint. Police say a suspect went into the gas station’s store and demanded money at gunpoint.

This suspect fled toward Smiley Road after receiving cash from the store clerk. He was getting into a silver four-door sedan with a yellow license plate.

Call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP with any tips you may have about this robbery.