VIRGINIA BEACH-Police say they arrested two people who robbed people outside a Va. Beach mall Wednesday evening.
It was around 5:30 p.m. when a car pulled up near the wall at the Macy's entrance at Lynnhaven Mall. A man got out, pulled a gun on two people sitting there and then stole their shopping bags.
The victims called 911 and responding officers spotted the suspects' vehicle. After a short pursuit, that car crashed on S. First Colonial Road and the suspects were taken into custody.
23-year-old Deshawn Lovell Jones is charged with two counts each of Armed Robbery and Use of a Firearm.
21-year-old Devonte Davis of Portsmouth is charged with two counts of Armed Robbery, two counts of Use of a Firearm, Eluding Police and Driving without an Operator’s License.