HOPEWELL, VA (WWBT) - Hopewell Police say the man who robbed the Sunlight Elk's Lodge on April 6 is now behind bars.
Officers responded around 9:51 a.m. to the lodge in the 1500 block of High Avenue for the report of an armed robbery. Investigators say the suspect entered the business armed with a handgun, assaulted a female employee and demanded money. He took the cash and ran off.
Police say the female employee suffered minor injuries in the attack.
The suspect, 36-year-old Lee Darren White, is charged with armed robbery and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. Police arrested White on Thursday.
White is being held without bond at Riverside Regional Jail.
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