Roanoke Police Searching for Christmas Eve Robber

Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Police want to find whoever robbed an elderly man on Christmas Eve.

Police were called out to the A&M Mart on Hollins Road on Monday morning.

They found an 84-year-old man lying on the ground.

He told police that a man came up to him, holding a gun, and asked for his wallet.

He says the man pushed him while they were struggling over his wallet.

The suspect ran off when store employees came outside, but he did get away with some cash.

If you have any information about this, call Roanoke Police.