PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) - Portsmouth Police are seeking the identity of a man who robbed a convenience store Sunday.
Misty Holley with Portsmouth Police said an unknown man robbed the Happy Food Mart on Portsmouth Boulevard around 1 p.m. He entered, showed a handgun to the clerk, and demanded money from the register. After he was handed the money, he fled on foot.
Police say the suspect was wearing a dark-colored bandana over his face and a dark-colored baseball cap.
Surveillance video photographs were able to capture the suspect, and detectives are asking anyone who might think they know his identity to call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.
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