Armed Robbery Under Investigation
The Winchester Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that happened on January 5, 2013. At 10:10 a.m. officers were called to Approved Cash Advance at 726 Berryville Avenue. Two males between the ages of 20 and 30 came into the store and demanded money. They left the business and were last seen heading westbound on foot. An unknown amount of cash was taken. The males are described as being around 6’ tall and had on dark clothing, dark gloves, and ski masks. A gun was shown during the robbery.
If you have any information on this incident, please contact the Winchester Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 540-545-4704 or Crime Solvers at 540-665-TIPS (8477).
This press release was prepared by Lauren Cummings, Police Community Relations/Crime Prevention Specialist. (540) 545-7548 (office) Lcummings@ci.winchester.va.us
Posted 1-7-2013 - Click Here to return to the main Press Release page.