Sheriff's Office looking for man they said robbed Henry Co. store at gunpoint

(Henry Co. Sheriff's Office)

HENRY Co., Va. (WSET) -- The Henry County Sheriff's Office said it's investigating a robbery at a convenience store on Dillons Fork Road in Fieldale.

The sheriff's office said deputies responded to Roberts Bestway on Tuesday around 9:13 p.m. after an unknown man entered the store and tried to make a purchase, but during the transaction he reached under his shirt to show a gun.

The clerk told investigators that the suspect then reached into the cash register and grabbed cash.

They said the suspect was wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans, and a light-colored ball cap.

He's described as being 6-feet tall and 200 pounds.

The employee said after grabbing the cash, he took off in a light-colored four-door sedan.

If you recognize the suspect or know anything about the robbery, the Henry County Sheriff's Office asks that you call them at 276-638-8751 or Crimestoppers at 63-CRIME (632-7463).

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