TRACK RAIN: Use CBS 6 Interactive Radar

Hopewell police look for suspect in robbery

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

HOPEWELL, Va. (WTVR) – Police are investigating a robbery that happened Friday afternoon.

It happened at 12:16 p.m. at the Fast Auto Loans at the 3300 block of Oaklawn Blvd.

Police say the suspect showed a dark colored handgun and demanded money.  A Fast Auto Loans employee gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash.  The suspect then fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a six-foot to six-foot-two black male with a thin build between 20 to 30 years old.  He was seen wearing a dark hoodie, dark blue sweat pants, a blue hat, black shoes with white bottoms, and wore a blue bandana over his face.

Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to call the Hopewell/Prince George Crime Solvers at 541-2202.  You can also text an anonymous tip to 274637 (CRIMES) along with “igotcha” followed by a tip.