Masked man robs Family Dollar

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - A masked man robbed the Family Dollar at 8501 Midlothian Turnpike Monday night at 7:05 p.m.

Police said he entered the store, approached the clerk and demanded money at gunpoint.  The suspect stole the cash drawer when the clerk could not open the register.  The suspect forced the clerk to the back of the store and then fled on foot.

Anyone with information should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at (804) 748-1251 or Crime Solvers at (804) 748-0660 or text the code tip699 with the tip and send to 274637 (CRIMES).

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