Shotgun wielding thief robs Richmond restaurant

From NBC12 News

RICHMOND, VA (NBC12) - Richmond police are looking for a man involved in an armed robbery.

It happened at the Church's Chicken on Mechanicsville Turnpike shortly after 10:00 Sunday morning.

Police say a man armed with a shotgun approached some employees behind the restaurant while they were taking out the trash.

The gunman then forced the workers back inside the store and demanded money.

The suspect got off with several hundred dollars in cash.

No injuries were reported.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (804) -780-1000.

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