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Newport News Police Department
Tuesday September 14th, 2010 :: 07:04 p.m. EDT


Newport News Police need help to identify and locate suspects in local robberies

On September 6, 2010 at 9:26 AM an unknown man robbed a customer at the drive- thru window of the Wachovia Bank located at 600 Thimble Shoals Blvd. Surveillance shows the suspect hiding behind bank stairs for about 30 minutes then approaching a vehicle pulling up to the bank drive-thru window. After taking cash the man, described as a black male of average weight and height, ran from the scene.

On September 7, 2010 two unknown males entered the RGN Outlet at 1802 Jefferson Ave. While one man displayed a handgun and robbed the clerk of the businesses cash the second man crossed behind the counter and took cigarettes. Both had their faces covered during the robbery and fled east bound on 18th Street.

If you recognize these robbery suspects or know anything about these incidents call Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

Newport News Police Department
9710 Jefferson Ave
Newport News, VA 23605

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 757-928-4100

600 Thimble Shoals Blvd
Newport News, VA 23606

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