Police investigate early morning robbery

From NBC12 News

RICHMOND, VA (NBC12) - Richmond police are searching for a suspect involved in a gas station robbery.

It happened shortly after 6:00 Sunday morning at the BP gas station on the corner of Mechanicsville Turnpike and Whitcomb St.

Police say an employee inside the station kiosk had opened a side door to allow another employee in when an unknown man forced his way inside and took two "drop bags."

The suspect then fled the scene.

No one was injured.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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