Suffolk Police investigate Sunday armed robbery

Published 9:42 am Monday, November 14, 2022

Suffolk Police are investigating a Sunday afternoon armed robbery at the Happy Shopper/Citgo, 401 Carolina Rd.
Witnesses on scene reported that two males armed with handguns and wearing masks entered the store and demanded money from the cash register, according to a police department news release. Suffolk 911 Center received the call in reference to the armed robbery around 5:41 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 13.
Police said an undisclosed amount of money was taken. There were no reported injuries.
The investigation remains ongoing at this time, and there is no further information available for release.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Suffolk Police or the Suffolk Crime Line. To submit online, go to, visit the Suffolk Police Department website ( and look for the Suffolk Crime Line link, or go to the Suffolk Police Department Facebook page at Citizens 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 and submit follow-up information, engage in two-way dialogue, be informed of the outcome of the tip, and access any pertinent reward information.


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