SPD investigates hotel armed robbery

Published 6:24 pm Monday, December 4, 2023

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Suffolk Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred on Monday, Dec. 4, according to a press release from SPD.

On Monday, Dec. 4, 2023, at 3:03 p.m., 911 received a call regarding a commercial armed robbery at a hotel in the 1500 block of Holland Road.

According to the release, when police arrived on the scene, they determined that an unknown black male had entered the business, presented a firearm, and then demanded money. The subject removed cash from the register and fled the scene in a light-colored four-door sedan with a sunroof. No injuries were reported according to the release.

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The unidentified suspect is described as a black male, 6’0 tall, 180 lbs., with dark braided hair and a baseball cap. The subject was wearing a shirt with a skull print on the shirt.



The investigation remains ongoing, and no further information is available for release.

Anyone with information regarding this incident should contact the 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 log in 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.