Armed robbery in Crozet reported
A gray-hoodie-wearing man robbed the University of Virginia Community Credit Union in Crozet around 10:20am March 13. The suspect is described as white, medium height and weight, and carrying a small handgun, according to an Albemarle County release. He had a blue bandana over his face and wore white sneakers. The man fled on foot in a westerly directionwith an undisclosed amount of money.
"It's like every cop in town is here," says an employee at a nearby restaurant, who declined to have his name used, around lunchtime. He counted seven police cars as well as a number of unmarked cars, and said a detective came into the business and told them about the robbery.
Police urge anyone with information about the robbery to call 296-5807.