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Newport News Police Department
Tuesday January 12th, 2010 :: 01:36 p.m. EST


Robbery At Shell Station on Mercury Blvd - Police Looking For Suspect

On 01-10-10 at approximately 9:30 P.M. an unknown male entered the Shell Station located at 5018 Mercury Blvd. and robbed the clerk at knifepoint. After removing cash and cigarettes valued at more than 1500 dollars, the suspect walked out of the business and rode off on a silver in color BMX style bike.

The suspect was described as a white male, short, mid twenties, wearing a white/gray hooded jacket, zipped up covering his face. The jacket/mask worn by the suspect displayed a skeleton skull and bones not unlike like a Halloween type costume.

IF you know anything about this business robbery 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

5018 Mercury Blvd
Newport News, VA 23605

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