Suspect surrenders at home after Nottoway robbery

Updated: Mar. 10, 2017 at 6:13 PM EST
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NOTTOWAY, VA (WWBT) - Authorities say they have arrested a man who robbed a business in Nottoway County on Thursday.

Investigators say 29-year-old Derek Shane Daniel tried to rob the Slip-In convenient store in Blackstone around 10:15 p.m., but the cashier did not give him any money. They say Daniel then robbed the Hong Kong Restaurant 15 minutes later.

Authorities surrounded Daniel's home in Burkeville, where they say he surrendered peacefully.

Daniel is charged with robbery, use or display of a firearm in the commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, with additional charges pending.

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