• 73°

Robbery suspect’s photo released

Suffolk Police have released an image captured from surveillance footage of a man they say robbed a gas station Friday evening.

The suspect is described as a black male in his mid-40s to 50s, about 5 feet, 7 inches tall, 180 pounds, wearing a red, white and black windbreaker style jacket and tan jogger-style pants.

The robbery happened about 11:15 p.m. at the Speedway in the 1500 block of Holland Road.

The suspect fled on foot toward Manning Road following the robbery. A silver sedan may also be involved with the incident, the release stated.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Tipsters can also submit tips 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.