Blacksburg Police Investigate Armed Robbery

Blacksburg, VA - Blacksburg Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened at 10:15 p.m., Saturday.

Officials say it happened at the Food Time Deli Mart in the 900 block of N. Main Street. According to a statement from Blacksburg officials, the suspect told the clerk he had a weapon but did not show it. They say he was last seen running on foot toward McDonald Street with an undisclosed amount of money.

The suspect is described as a possible Asian or Hispanic male, 5'3" - 5'5" in height, thin build, wearing a gray zip-up hooded jacket, and dark colored pants. If you have any information about this, you are asked to call the Tip Line at 540-961-1819.