A man robbed the Payless Shoe Source in the Warrenton Village Shopping Center and fled with cash Tuesday morning, according to town police.
“The suspect entered the business, looked at a pair of shoes and removed a pair of socks from the shelf,” Warrenton police said in a press release. “The suspect approached the cashier and informed the employee that a robbery was occurring.
“The suspect demanded money and fled the business after receiving an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect is described as a tall black male, possibly in his 30s, wearing a black hooded parka-style jacket, dark blue jeans and light tan colored Timberland work boots.”
He displayed no firearm, according to police.
Anyone with information about the robbery may contact Sgt. T. Carter at 540-347-1107, extension 224.