VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) - A Virginia Beach man was arrested Wednesday for an armed robbery of House of Video last week.
According to Tonya Borman with the Virginia Beach Police Department, a man entered the store in the 6500 block of Providence Road Friday, April 26 just after 10 a.m.
Borman said the suspect waited until a suspect left the store, then displayed a handgun and demanded money from the store's clerk.
Warrants were obtained for the suspect's arrest. Wednesday, 24-year-old Christopher R. Anderson was arrested and charged with robbery and use of firearm.
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