On Aug. 17 at approximately 12:19 p.m., officers were called to the Atlantic Union Bank located at 5125 John Tyler Highway to a robbery. The suspect is described as a tall, thin, black male wearing jeans, glasses and a ball cap. The suspect told the teller that he had a gun, but did not display one. He fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.
There were no injuries.
Virginia State Police K9 and Newport News K9 assisted JCCPD with searching the area.
If you have any information about this incident or know who may have been involved in this incident, please contact JCCPD at 757-566-0112 or call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP. You may also submit tips online at p3tips.com. Callers to the Crime Line and P3 Tips users may remain anonymous, do not have to testify in court and may be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 if the information provided leads to an arrest.
Stephanie Williams, Police Spokesperson