Crime Details

Unsolved

Armed Robbery

Virginia Beach Police needs assistance:

On Wednesday, January 4, 2017, at approximately 6:45 p.m., the Hispanic male in the attached photos entered the Metro PCS located at 4221 Pleasant Valley Road.  The man, armed with a handgun, demanded US currency and ordered a patron to remain inside the business.  The suspect fled on foot after obtaining money.  No injuries were reported.

Detectives believe this suspect is also responsible for a previous robbery at the same location that occurred on November 27, 2016 as well as a robbery of the Boost Mobile located at 3574 Holland Road that occurred on November 21, 2016.

 The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5’ 11” tall and weighing approximately 160- 170 pounds.

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