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Armed thieves strike in Richmond, Henrico

From NBC12 News

RICHMOND, VA (NBC12) - A man armed with a rifle holds up a Richmond McDonald's.

Police say the man walked into the restaurant in the 4400 block of Commerce Road just after 10:00 Friday night.

He demanded money -- but there's no word on how much he took.

The man then fled down I-95 in a burgundy car.

No one was injured and police have no suspects.

And in Henrico county, police are searching for two armed robbers who hit a Shell station Saturday morning.

It happened in the 1100 block of Nine Mile Road.

Investigators tell NBC12 the two men walked into the convenience store just before 1:30 a.m.

They both displayed guns and demanded money, then fled the scene with the cash.

No one was hurt.

Anyone with information about any of these crimes is asked to call police.

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