Kangaroo robbery

Albemarle police said that at about 11 p.m. Aug. 7, an approximately 6-foot-tall, heavyset African American man entered the Kangaroo gas station on East Rio Road with a weapon and demanded money.

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The Albemarle County Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Kangaroo gas station in the 1000 block of East Rio Road.

At about 11 p.m. Wednesday, an approximately 6-foot-tall, heavyset African American manĀ entered the store with a weapon and demanded money, according to authorities.

Anyone with information related to the incident or who can identify the subject is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at (434) 977-4000 or crimestoppers@albemarle.org.

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