HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) – The Hampton Police Department have made an arrest in connection with a robbery at Rack Room Shoes.

According to police, 37-year-old Lyesia Heath was involved in a robbery at the Rack Room Shoes in the 100 block of Marketplace Drive in Hampton on Nov. 14.

Police say Heath entered the store at 5:26 p.m. and took merchandise. Heath allegedly threatened a store employee with a weapon, which led to a physical altercation. The suspect fled the area afterwards, but was located shortly after and apprehended.

Lyesia Heath (Courtesy: Hampton Police Department)

Heath has been charged with one count of robbery and one count of use of firearm in commission of a felony.

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