Police investigate another bank robbery

Published 12:09 am Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Suffolk Police are investigating an armed bank robbery that occurred Tuesday at the BayPort Credit Union located in the 1000 block of University Boulevard.

The robbery was reported at 4:03 p.m., according to a city press release. The subject entered the bank, displayed a firearm, and demanded money. The subject initially fled on foot after receiving an undisclosed amount of currency. There were no injuries.

The subject was further described as a Black male, approximately 6 feet to 6 feet, 3 inches tall, weighing approximately 180 to 190 pounds. He was wearing a black jacket over a white sweatshirt, dark pants and white shoes.


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This subject is believed to be the same individual who robbed the BB&T in the 1500 block of North Main Street on April 30, the press release stated.

Anyone who can identify the subject, or with any information, is asked to contact Suffolk Police or Suffolk Crime Line.  To submit online, go to www.p3tips.com, visit the Suffolk Police Department website (www.suffolkva.us/spd) and look for the Suffolk Crime Line link, or go to the Suffolk Police Department Facebook page at www.facebook.com/suffolkpolicedepartment. You can also call 888-LOCK-U-UP, 1-888-562-5887, Option 5. Once a person submits a tip, they will be given a TIP ID and password. With this information they can login at p3tips.com and submit follow-up information, engage in two-way dialogue, be informed of the outcome of the tip, and access any pertinent reward information.