NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Police say they’re searching for a man who robbed a Newport News convenience store on Oct. 29.
The robbery occurred just before 4:30 a.m., according to police. Officers were dispatched to the Newport News Mart at 6200 Chestnut Avenue in reference to a burglary in progress.
When officers arrived, a witness told police that he saw a man leave the back exit of the business with a gray bag.
An investigation revealed the store’s front door was damaged and that cash, lottery tickets and cigarettes were stolen from the store.
Police released a surveillance picture of the unknown suspect and a vehicle, in relation to the incident.
Those who recognize this man, this vehicle, or know anything about this burglary, are asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.