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BREAKING NEWS: Man sought in Fas Mart robbery
This picture comes from a video surveillance of an armed robbery which took place Saturday night at Fas Mart No. 11 on Brookdale St.
Monday, March 31, 2014
The Martinsville Police Department is investigating a report of an armed robbery at the Fas Mart No. 11 on Brookdale Street, according to a news release.
At 9:45 p.m. Saturday, the police responded to the store where they were told that a male produced a handgun and demanded money from the cash register, the release stated.
The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and fled on foot towards Spruce Street, the release added.
Video surveillance showed a white male, 6 feet tale or greater, with skinny build and short brown hair wearing a red shirt to cover his face, black pants with white stripes on the sides of both legs, long sleeve black shirt with white writing down the front left side and black gloves, the release stated.
The suspect possibly is in his late teens to early 20s, the release stated.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Martinsville Police Department at 403-5300 or the 911center at 638-8751. Anonymous calls may be made to Crimestoppers at 632-7463.