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Police investigate robbery

Suffolk Police are investigating a commercial armed robbery that happened Wednesday night.

The robbery happened at the Family Dollar in the 800 block of West Constance Road. It was reported at 8:53 p.m., according to a city press release.

Witnesses told police a male suspect, wearing a white hoodie and dark-colored pants, displayed a handgun and took an undetermined amount of money before fleeing the business on foot, the press release stated.

There were no injuries. The investigation is ongoing.

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.