ODU police investigating armed robbery near Hair of the Dog

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NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Old Dominion University police are investigating an armed robbery that happened in the parking lot of a popular restaurant off Hampton Blvd. 

Police say a man was robbed at gunpoint at the Hair of the Dog Eatery around 3:30 p.m. at the corner of Hampton and 49th St. The victim told police he was confronted by two suspects, who demanded money and discharged a semi-automatic handgun before fleeing on foot toward Killam Avenue. The victim wasn’t struck by the bullet. 

The suspects are described as two males around 19-20 years old. One was wearing a tan shirt with dark shorts, and the other wore a black T-Shirt with dark shorts. 

Anyone with information is asked to call ODU police at 757-683-4000 or the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. 

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