Police investigate robbery
Suffolk police are investigating a robbery that happened late Tuesday in the 800 block of West Constance Road.
The robbery at the Corner Mart store was reported at 10:35 p.m., according to a city press release.
Preliminary investigation found that a male suspect entered the business, displayed a firearm and demanded money from the register, the press release stated. The suspect fled the scene on foot with an undetermined amount of currency. No one was injured.
The suspect was described as a black male in his mid-30s, 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 8 inches tall, about 200 pounds, wearing a black jacket, gray hoodie under the jacket, blue jeans, black boots and a black bandanna covering his face.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also submit tips through the free P3 Tips mobile app, by going to www.p3tips.com or by visiting the Suffolk Police Department website at www.suffolkva.us/spd and looking for the Suffolk Crime Line link. Tipsters never have to give their names or appear in court and may be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000.