First reported by Vernon Freeman Jr.
Police have arrested a man for robbing the Colonial Heights Food Lion on Friday.
Police say 33-year-old Byron Beale, of Chesapeake, walked into the store located in the Dunlop Village Shopping Center around 8:00 p.m. He then demanded money from a cashier and left the premises.
Soon after, a police officer spotted the SUV he was seen getting into, pulled it over and arrested Beale. Beale has been charged with felony strong arm robbery. He is currently being held without bond.