NORFOLK, Va. (NPD) – Detectives are working to identify the group of men who have been breaking into convenient stores across Hampton Roads.
The latest in a string of commercial burglaries happened early Tuesday morning when police were dispatched to an alarm call at the Love Food Mart located at 1202 Granby Street around 3:00 a.m. Once on scene, the officers noticed that a glass window had been broken and items were missing from inside the store.
Surveillance footage showed that a man had broken a glass window, entered the store, and taken cartons of Newport Cigarettes.
Since June 22, 2020 five other convenient stores in Norfolk have been targeted by the suspects.
- 7-11 – 8489 Chesapeake Boulevard
- Seamart & Deli – 298 W Bay Avenue
- Rite Aid- 3600 Tidewater Drive
- Quick Serve Food Mart- 5714 Sellger Avenue
- Dollar General -2301 Colley Avenue
The suspects are believed to be related to other commercial burglaries that have taken place in Chesapeake, Hampton, and Newport News.
Anyone who recognizes either of the individuals, or has information to provide is encouraged to submit a tip by calling the Norfolk Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP or by using the P3Tips mobile app.
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