Police searching for suspect after armed robbery in Lynchburg

Crime happened just after midnight Tuesday morning


Lynchburg – The Lynchburg Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Campbell Avenue Citgo early Tuesday.

Around 12:12 a.m., officers responded to the 3600 block of Campbell Avenue for a report of an armed robbery. A man showed a gun and took an undisclosed amount of cash from the victim outside the business before running away.

The suspect is around 5’7.” At the time of the incident, authorities say he was wearing a black hat and black hoodie.

Authorities say this investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Davis at (434) 455-6166 or Crime Stoppers at (888) 798-5900.