Va. officer shoots suspect in robbery


By Steve Stone
The Virginian-Pilot

NORFOLK, Va. — A plainclothes police officer who happened upon a robbery at a gas station late Sunday shot and critically wounded a man with whom he exchanged gunfire . The officer was not hurt.

Officer Chris Amos, a police spokesman, said today that the incident occurred just before 11 p.m. at the Shell station convenience store in the 7700 block of Granby St. in Wards Corner.

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