19-year-old arrested, charged with robbing two delivery drivers in VB

Virginia Beach

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — A 19-year-old is behind bars after he was arrested by the Virginia Beach Police Department on five charges related to a string of recent robberies.

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Virginia Beach police say they were called to the 4500 Block of Wicklow Place on October 15 for reports of a food delivery driver being robbed. Two days later, around 1:15 p.m. on October 15, police say they were called to the 900 Block of South Clubhouse Road for reports of a 2nd food delivery driver being robbed.

Following a preliminary investigation, police determined that Jher’e Malik Brown was responsible for both robberies. After getting warrants, officers arrested Brown on October 21.

He is charged with 2 counts of robbery, 2 counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony and 1 count of carrying a concealed weapon. 

Brown was remanded to the custody of the Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office. 

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