Portsmouth Police searching for credit union armed robbery suspects

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Portsmouth Police Department is investigating an armed commercial robbery that the Northern Star Credit Union in the 5100 block of George Washington Highway Wednesday.

The call came in at 4:52 p.m.

Authorities say two suspects entered the credit union. One of them was armed with a handgun and demanded money.

Police say the suspects took money and fled on foot to the back of the store.

No injuries were reported during this incident.

Anyone who has information about this robbery or any crime in Portsmouth is asked to call the Crime Line 1-888-LOCK-U-UP (1-888-562-5887). Tips may also be submitted via the P3Tips app or online here.

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