VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. – A man has been arrested after attempting to rob an animal care center Wednesday.
Around 6 p.m., police got a report of an armed robbery at Strawbridge Animal Care on General Booth Boulevard.
Police said it was reported that the suspect entered the business, displayed a handgun and demanded money.
After getting money the suspect fled on foot.
Officials searched the area and located the suspect near the animal care center.
24-year-old Roscoe Kennedy Charles Jr., was charged with Robbery, Use of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.
There were no injuries reported, according to police.
Charles is being held in the Virginia Beach Correctional Center without bond.