Crime Line

Newport News Crime Line – Week of April 16th, 2018

Business Robbery

I’m MPO Brandon Maynard.  The Newport News Police Department needs your help to solve a past robbery.

On April 10th, 2018, at 4:45 PM, Newport News Police responded to the Tinee Giant convenience store located at 12596 Warwick Boulevard in reference to a business robbery. Upon arrival, the store clerk informed officers that an unknown male entered the store, produced a handgun, and demanded cash. The clerk complied, and the man took cash and fled on foot northbound from the store. The suspect was described as a white male wearing a black hooded jacket, a black mask covering his face, red and white pajama style pants, and holding a black handgun.

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