Strong armed robbery reported at Smyth County campground

(PHOTO: Smyth Co. Sheriff's Office)

A suspect is being sought following a strong armed robbery at a Smyth County campground.

Sheriff Chip Shuler told News 5 that the person entered the offices of Interstate Campground located off of Interstate 81's Exit 39 in the Seven Mile Ford community just after 1:30 p.m Thursday afternoon.

The suspect was able to pop open the cash register, took the cash and then fled the scene on foot.

Anyone with information on this case can call (276) 782-4056.

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