Richmond man accused of stealing bike at gunpoint

By Rachel DePompa - bio | email

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A Richmond man is accused of stealing a bicycle at gunpoint. Police arrested Kevin Smith, 19, around 7:30 last night.

The bike was taken around 7:05 Wednesday night in the 500 block of East Eighth Street.

Police say Smith placed the gun to the back of the victim's head, ordered him off the bike and then pedaled away.

Police caught up with smith a few blocks. They say he was riding the stolen bike.

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