NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) - A man armed with a large knife robbed a 7-Eleven in Ghent early Friday morning.
According to police spokeswoman Karen Parker-Chesson, the suspect entered the store on 21st Street at 12:42 p.m. and robbed it.
The suspect is described as a black male, between 45 and 50 years old, around 5'6" tall, which short cut gray hair and a gray beard. Police released store surveillance images.
If you have any information about this crime, call Norfolk Police Robbery Investigators at 757-664-7032.
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