Bedford Police Seek Spirit Market Armed Robbery Suspect

Bedford, VA - Bedford Police are looking for the man who robbed the Spirit Market on Moneta Road on Monday night.According to police, a man entered the store and said, "This is a hold up." He pointed a handgun at the clerk and ordered the clerk to remove the money from the register and put in a bag. The suspect left on foot with an undetermined amount of money. He was wearing a black hooded sweat shirt and black pants and had a cloth over most of his face. He is described as 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 11 inches and 235 to 250 pounds. The Bedford Police Department is continuing the investigation. If you have any information regarding this crime, please contact the Bedford Police Department at (540) 587-6011 or call 911.