Halifax County Sheriff’s Office authorities are investigating a robbery that occurred Sunday night at the Valero Store on Philpott Road in South Boston.
According to Sheriff Fred S. Clark, shortly after 9 p.m. a black male wearing a hoodie and mask entered the store and demanded cash.
Although he did not display a weapon, Clark said he kept one hand in the pocket of his hoodie during the incident and then fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.
No one was hurt during the incident.
Authorities from the sheriff’s office and South Boston Police Department responded, and the Halifax County Crime Line is offering a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and convictions of the subjects involved in the robbery.
Clark asks if anyone has any information about the robbery or who may have seen any type of suspicious activity to call investigator Jeff Burton at 434-476-3339 or the Halifax County Crime Line at 434-476-8445.