Police investigate robbery

Published 11:42 am Thursday, August 1, 2019

Suffolk Police are investigating an armed robbery at a North Suffolk credit union that happened Thursday morning.

The robbery happened at 9:36 a.m. at the ABNB Federal Credit Union in the 5900 block of Harbour View Boulevard, according to a city press release.

Preliminary investigation found that a black male entered the business, provided a note to the teller and demanded money, the press release stated. The robber fled on foot with an undetermined amount of currency. There were no injuries.

The man was described as wearing a black and white checkered shirt and a floppy hat, as well as a white substance or make-up on his face, the press release stated. Suffolk Police released a still photo from the surveillance video.

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.