Man Caught On Tape Robbing Hopewell Store At Gunpoint
HOPEWELL, Va – On April 27, 2013 at approximately 11:38pm, officers responded to the BP Gas Station located in the 800 block of S. 15th Ave. for a reported armed robbery that had just occurred.
The investigation revealed that the lone masked offender entered the business, brandished a silver/black in color handgun and removed an undisclosed amount of currency prior to fleeing the business on foot. A K-9 track was conducted; however, the offender was unable to be located. No persons were harmed during the incident.
The offender is described as a black male, late teens to early twenties, 5'09"-5'11", 160-170 pounds, He was last seen wearing a black ski mask, a black baseball cap, a black long-sleeved shirt, dark colored gloves, black pants and light colored sneakers.