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Captain D’s robbed this morning in Fredericksburg
Natatia Bledsoe with the Fredericksburg Police Department issued the following release Tuesday morning:
“At 8:28 this morning, a male subject entered the Captain D’s Restaurant at 2626 Princess Anne St and forced an employee into the walk-in freezer at gunpoint. The offender then grabbed an unknown amount of cash and ran from the premises. Police and detectives are on the scene and in the area searching. No injuries were reported. The business was not open at the time of the incident.
“The suspect was described as a white male wearing all black clothing and a mask over his face. He was armed with a handgun.
“Anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the vicinity of Rt1 and Princess Anne St this morning should contact police immediately 540-373-3122.”