Teen arrested in robberiesPublished 11:14pm Saturday, July 5, 2014
Suffolk police have arrested a 15-year-old boy accused of robbing two North Suffolk businesses on Saturday.
Dispatchers received a call at 3:37 p.m. Saturday notifying them of a robbery at the Subway Restaurant at 6550 Hampton Roads Parkway, where a man had left the scene with an undisclosed amount of money.
Upon arriving at the scene of the Subway call five minutes later, an officer encountered a suspect leaving the Food Lion in the same shopping center, where he allegedly had just committed an additional robbery, receiving an undisclosed amount of money.
No injuries were reported in either incident, and the suspect was detained without incident, according to a city spokesman.