Man arrested in robbery

Published 9:21 pm Saturday, October 14, 2017

Police have arrested a 53-year-old Suffolk man in connection with a bank robbery Tuesday morning.


Christopher Eugene Belfield was arrested Saturday afternoon on a charge of robbery, according to a city press release.

An earlier release stated the robbery happened at the BayPort Credit Union in the 1400 block of North Main Street at 10:20 a.m. Oct. 10. Employees said the suspect handed the teller a note demanding money. The man then fled on foot after receiving an undisclosed amount of currency. There were no injuries.

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