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Suspect arrested after armed robber steals medications from Norfolk Rite Aid, police say

Curtis J. Sigmon

NORFOLK, Va. – Police have arrested a man they believe is involved in an armed robbery that took place at a local Rite Aid Sunday morning.

Around 9:23 a.m., police responded to the Rite Aid located at 1101 E. Little Creek Road for a robbery that had just occurred.

When officers arrived, an employee told them a man entered the business, armed with a handgun and robbed the store of several different medications.

Sigmon ran from the area prior to police arriving and there were no injuries reported.

On Monday, police stated that they arrested Curtis J. Sigmon and charged him with being inside a business with a gun, firearm in use of a felony, wearing of masks or hoods inside business, disregarding police commands, and preventing law enforcement officer from making an arrest.

There are no further details at this time.

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