Police search for Portsmouth vape shop robber

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Portsmouth police are searching for an armed man accused of robbing a vape shop earlier this week.

Police say the man was wearing dark clothing and was armed with a handgun when he allegedly went into Spinners VAPE Shop and demanded money from an employee on Tuesday morning. The employee gave him an undisclosed amount of money and he fled the scene, according to the Portsmouth Police Department.

No one was injured during the robbery. The investigation is active, and anyone with information about the robbery should call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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