Many local areas under a flash flood watch Friday

Portsmouth Police seek help identifying robbery suspect

The Tinee Giant on 2722 Airline Blvd. (courtesy of Google Images)

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Portsmouth police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect.

In a video posted to Twitter, the Portsmouth Police Department shared surveillance footage of a robbery that occurred April 21 at the Tinee Giant located at 2722 Airline Boulevard.

The suspect is wearing a dark jacket and a gray hoodie that obscures his face. He appears to shoot through a glass door, then is seen scooping cigarettes into a large check-print bag.

If you or someone you know has any information on the man in this video, take action and call the Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.