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Suspect sought in armed robbery

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) – One man is behind bars and another being sought after police say they robbed an auto dealership Friday evening.

Police say the men, armed with guns, robbed Razaq Auto Sales in the 200 block of Jefferson Davis Highway around 6:30 p.m.

The suspects fled the scene in a vehicle that was later spotted by a patrol officer.

According to police a vehicle pursuit ensued but quickly ended when the suspects abandoned their car and ran into a wooded area.

Officers with Richmond and Henrico were able to track down one of the men who was taken into custody.

Police are still looking for the second individual.

Anyone with information that could aid police is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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