Hampton police searching for suspect in connection with EZ Mart robbery


Unknown male suspect (Courtesy: Hampton Police Department)

HAMPTON, Va. (WAVY) — Hampton police are looking for a suspect in connection with a robbery that occurred in the 100 block of Libby Street.

At around 6:04 p.m. Friday, Hampton police received a call of a robbery that had just occurred at an EZ Mart convenience store.

An investigation revealed that the suspect entered the business, brandished a firearm, and demanded money. After receiving an undisclosed amount of cash, the suspect fled the scene on foot.

The suspect is described as a male, approximately 6 feet tall, wearing a yellow North Face hooded sweatshirt, black pants, a blue surgical-style face mask, and black gloves.

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.

Download the WAVY News App to keep up with the latest news, weather and sports from WAVY-TV 10. Available in both the Apple and Google Play stores.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

WAVY Twitter Widget

***Don’t Miss Module Removal CSS***

WAVY Facebook