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.

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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.