Blacksburg Police Search for Robbery Suspect

Blacksburg, VA- Blacksburg Police Officers are looking for a suspect in a armed robbery. Investigators say at 6:50 p.m. Wednesday, officers responded to the 2200 Block of Tall Oaks Drive to investigate a reported armed robbery.

The unknown suspect was reported to have entered a private community center in the northwest section of town that was holding a pizza sales event. The suspect showed a knife, stole the victim's wallet and a cashbox containing an undetermined amount of money inside and ran away.

The victim was not injured and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone having information concerning this investigation is asked to contact the Blacksburg Police Department at (540) 961-1150. Anonymous information may be reported via the Blacksburg Police Department's "TIP" line at (540) 961-1819 or through email at

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