Deputies respond to overnight armed robbery in Gloucester


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GLOUCESTER, Va. (WAVY) — The Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office is looking for help identifying a man involved in an overnight armed robbery on Friday.

According to deputies, units responded a little before 6:30 a.m. to a report of an armed robbery in the 6000 block of George Washington Memorial Highway. They say a man entered the Speedway gas station, showed the clerk a gun and left on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No injuries were reported.

The incident is still under investigation.

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