Hampton Police investigating armed robbery on Buckroe Avenue


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HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Police in Hampton are asking for the public’s assistance with their investigation of an armed robbery that happened on Saturday night.

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According to police, the robbery occurred around 8:30 p.m. at the Little E Grocery located in the 300 block of Buckroe Avenue. Authorities say two male suspects entered the business, brandished a firearm, and demanded money.

The suspects fled the scene after receiving an undisclosed amount of money.

Eyewitnesses describe the suspects as two black males wearing all dark clothing. One suspect had a black mask, while the second had a red mask.

Those with information can submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-888-LOCK-U-UP, downloading the P3 tips app to a mobile device, or visiting www.P3tips.com and submitting a tip.

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