Police seek suspect in armed robbery at BB&T bank in Suffolk


UPDATE: Police have identified this suspect and have warrants in connection with a separate robbery.

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Police are investigating an armed bank robbery that happened Friday afternoon in Suffolk.

The call came in reporting the incident at 3:40 p.m. at the BB&T located in the 1500 block of North Main Street.

Police said the male suspect entered the bank, showed a gun and demanded money. He initially left on foot after getting cash, then got into a passenger vehicle that was traveling eastbound on North Main Street. The vehicle is a newer model, 4-door red or burgundy sedan.

Police released surveillance images Monday afternoon. If you recognize the person in the photos or have any information about this incident, please contact Suffolk Police or the Suffolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

There were no injuries in the incident.

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