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Danville tobacco store robbed at gunpoint

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DANVILLE (WSLS 10) -Danville police are searching for two suspects accused of armed robbery.

Police were called to business Tobacco and More on Franklin Turnpike around 10 pm in Danville Friday night.

According to police, an employee said two men entered the store, one of them waved a gun and demanded money.

They took an unknown amount of cash and left.

Police say the suspects got into a tan car similar to a Pontiac Bonneville and headed west on Franklin Turnpike.

According to the Danville Police Department, the employee was not hurt.The investigation is ongoing.


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