Man Wanted for Robbing Store

Surveillance Picture

Amherst Co., VA - Officials are looking for a man they say stole money from a Quickie Store Thursday morning in Madison Heights.

Officials with the Amherst County Sheriff's Office say a masked man robbed the store at the intersection of South Coolwell and South Amherst Highway at about 12:25 a.m.

The man jumped over the counter, opened the cash register and took money before leaving the store.

Officials don't know how much money was taken. They describe the man as white, wearing a black stocking cap, blue jeans and a blue jacket.

If you have any information, call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-798-5900. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information regarding this crime. All information is totally confidential.