Gas station robbery suspect arrested in Chesterfield

CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - A man has been arrested and charged in connection with a robbery that occurred in the parking lot of the Chevron station at 9430 Iron Bridge Road at about 1:27 p.m. on Wednesday.

Avery D. Pegram, 27, of the 9600 block of Paddock Grove Court, is accused of robbing a Chevron employee at knife point as she attempted to get into her vehicle to make the store's deposit at an area bank, according to police.

Police arrested Pegram without incident at a bus station in Richmond at 3 a.m. Thursday.

Pegram is charged with robbery and is being held without bond in the Chesterfield County Jail pending an upcoming hearing in the Chesterfield County General District Court.

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