Man accused of robbing Norfolk 7-Eleven with large knife arrested

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UPDATE: 47-year-old Eric Britt of Norfolk was arrested Saturday morning without incident by Norfolk police.

Norfolk, Va. – Norfolk police need your help to identify a man who they say robbed the 7-Eleven on West 21st Street in Norfolk with a large knife.

They say this happened on Friday afternoon at around 12:42 p.m.

The man is described as a black male who is about 45-50-years-old. He stands about 5’6 to 5’7 feet tall and weighs about 150 lbs. He has a gray beard and was wearing a black polo t-shirt with dark jeans and white tennis shoes.

47-year-old Eric Britt was arrested this morning in Norfolk.