Friday, April 19, 2024

(VIDEO) Police: This woman robbed a 7-Eleven Friday morning

NEWPORT NEWS — Police here are asking for the public’s help in identifying a woman they say robbed a 7-Eleven Friday morning.

Authorities released surveillance footage of the incident.

Officers were dispatched to the store 700 block of J. Clyde Morris Boulevard at around 5:43 a.m.

Police said a white woman entered the store, “implied she had a handgun and left the store with an unknown amount of money.”

There were no injuries reported.

The woman has blonde hair and wore an orange hooded sweatshirt, black pants and no shoes, police said.


Authorities are asking anyone who may have information about the incident or the suspect to call the Crime Line, 888-LOCK-U-UP.

Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano
Julia Marsigliano is a multimedia reporter for WYDaily. She covers everything on the Peninsula from local government and law enforcement agencies to family-run businesses and weather updates. Before WYDaily, she covered Hampton and Newport News for WYDaily’s sister publication, HNNDaily before both publications merged in December 2018. Julia was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Long Island, New York in 2001. A true New Yorker, she loves pizza, bagels and good Chinese food. Send comments, tips and other tidbits to You can follow her on Twitter at @jmarsigliano

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