YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) - Deputies in York County are searching for a man who robbed an employee at a gold shop Monday.
Lt. Dennis Ivey with the York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office said the robbery occurred at the Kingsmill Gold Shop in the 1900 block of Pocahontas Trail around 3:30 p.m. An unknown black male entered the store and robbed the female employee of undisclosed items.
The suspect is described as standing 5'11" and weighing between 140 and 150 pounds. He was wearing a red shirt, black ski mask and black backpack at the time of the robbery.
Ivey said he was also carrying a handgun and at some point struck the victim with it, injuring her arm. He fled in the direction of the Busch Gardens parking lot.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.
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