Fredericksburg police are investigating an armed robbery of the Tobacco Hut and Vape at 1909 Dixon Street on Monday afternoon.
FREDERICKSBURG, VA — Fredericksburg police are investigating an armed robbery at a tobacco store Monday afternoon.
At about 3:50 p.m. on Monday, the Fredericksburg police received a report of an armed robbery at the Tobacco Hut and Vape at 1909 Dixon Street.
Officers responded and set up a perimeter, and began their investigation. Store employees said a Black male and a white/Hispanic male entered the store with their faces and hair covered.
The white/Hispanic male fired a single shot and demanded money, police said. The suspects left with an undisclosed amount of cash and merchandise. They drove away in a dark gray or silver SUV, according to police.
No one was injured in the robbery.
Anyone with information about the robbery can contact the police at 540-373-3122 and reference report number 2024-000543. To make an anonymous tip, send a text to “847-411” and text “FPDtip” followed by the tip.