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Newport News Police Department
Monday December 28th, 2009 :: 01:05 p.m. EST


Bank Robbery at Wachovia located at Cedar Lane and Warwick Blvd.

At about 10:53 A.M. Monday, December 28, 2009, a white male entered Wachovia located at Cedar Lane and Warwick Blvd (11006 Warwick Boulevard). The suspect approached a teller and handed her a note which implied he had a weapon. The teller complied with the note and provided an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect left the bank on foot traveling toward the rear of the shopping center (Warwick Village Shopping Center).

The suspect is a white male in his 40’s with a full beard and eyeglasses. He was wearing a dark colored pullover sweatshirt and a baseball cap.

At the time of the robbery, there were several customers and employees inside the bank. No one was injured.

Anyone with information regarding this robbery is asked to call Newport News Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. Crime Line callers may remain totally anonymous, are never required to testify in court and could be eligible for a cash reward for information leading to an arrest. Information may also be sent by text message to

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

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

11006 Warwick Blvd
Newport News, VA 23601

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