Man charged with robbing Papa Johns in Newport News

Newport News
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NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) — Officers have arrested a man suspected of robbing a Papa Johns in Newport News on May 5, police say. 

Newport News Police said employees at the retaurant at 712 J Clyde Morris Boulevard reported a man pulled a gun and demanded money from the register and safe.

He got away with cash, but no one was hurt.

Officers arrested 37-year-old Kenneth Webb Jr. on Forrest Drive on Saturday, May 11, after getting a report of a man wearing a brown hoodie, mask, gloves and sunglasses on J Clyde Morris Boulevard.

When officers detained Webb, they found Webb  had a consealed weapon and an active protective order against him.

Police charged Webb with concealing a weapon, robbery, abduction, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and wearing masks in certain places.

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