Man arrested for Danville mini mart robbery

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DANVILLE, Va. (WDBJ7) - Danville Police have arrested a man for a Wednesday night robbery at a mini mart.

19-year-old Luis Eurricue Torres of Eden, North Caroline, is charged with robbery, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, and wearing a mask in public. He is being held without bond in the Danville City Jail.

The robbery was reported shortly after 9 p.m. Wednesday at Junior's Convenience Market on West Main Street in Danville.

The victim and witnesses described the robber as white and wearing a dark shirt, dark pants and camouflage facemask. He held a silver handgun.

Danville Police are working with the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office in North Carolina because of a similar robbery there.

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Surveillance photo from mini mart robbery courtesy Danville PD
Mugshot courtesy Danville PD