Armed suspect robs Hanover truck stop twice
HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – Sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man who robbed a truck stop twice early Tuesday morning.
The Hanover County Sheriff’s Office was called out to the Truck Stops of America, located at 10134 Lewistown Road, at 2:45 a.m. for two reported robberies.
Deputies said the first robbery happened at the service desk before the same suspect robbed the fuel desk, which is located in a different part of the business.
During both incidents, the suspect displayed a gun and demanded money from clerks. The suspect was last seen running away on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
No one was injured.
The suspect is described as a black male around 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighing 170-180 pounds. The suspect was last seen wearing camouflage clothing, dark boots, white-rimmed sunglasses, and a camouflage mask. He was carrying a blue duffle bag.
Investigators are trying to figure out if there is a connection to a similar robbery at the truck stop on Saturday.
If you have information that could help police, contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at 804-365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.