Petersburg police seek suspect in Hardee's robbery

PETERSBURG, VA (WWBT) - At approximately 11 p.m. Sunday night, a light complexion black male wearing a red shirt with a white tee shirt underneath robbed Hardee's located at 2135 County Drive in Petersburg.

Witnesses observed the suspect, armed with a rifle, wearing black pants, white and red tennis shoes with the lace missing from one shoe, and a Swiss quartz style watch with a blue face and silver in color band.

The suspect was further described as having a tear drop tattoo below his left eye and was bald. The suspect absconded with an undisclosed amount of cash.

It is believed that the suspect had a vehicle waiting across the road at a car wash and the first letter of the tag was a "K." No injuries occurred during the robbery.

(c) 2009. WWBT, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.