Roanoke City Police investigates CVS robbery on Orange Ave. - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Roanoke City Police investigates CVS robbery on Orange Ave.

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The Roanoke City Police Department responded to the CVS Pharmacy in the 1900 block of Orange Avenue on Saturday to investigate a call about a robbery.

Police say the suspect is a black male wearing a black jacket, a white scarf over the bottom portion of his face, black rimmed glasses, black gloves, blue jeans, and brown Timberland style work boots.

The suspect demanded money from a store clerk, and after taking an undisclosed amount, the suspect left ton a bicycle and headed east.

Police say the suspect has some similar characteristics to the person who robbed Loan Max on January 22nd on Williamson Road.

Anyone with information can call the Roanoke Valley Crime Line at 540-344-8500.

 

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