Brook Road Family Dollar robbed

Press release from Henrico County Division of Police

HENRICO, VA - The Henrico County Division of Police needs your assistance with apprehending the subject responsible for robbing the Family Dollar Store located in the 8100 block of Brook Road.

On January 28, 2011, at approximately 2:15p, an unknown suspect entered the Family Dollar and approached the employee working the cash register. The suspect made demands of the employee to open the register.  The suspect then brandished a handgun and repeated his demands.  The employee opened two registers and the suspect stole an undisclosed amount of cash before leaving the business walking towards Brook Road.

The suspect was described as a black male, 25 - 35 years old, 6', 175 - 200, large build, beard, wearing a gray zip - up style hooded sweatshirt, khaki pants, black skull cap, brown loafers, and a black undershirt

Anyone with information regarding this break in is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000 or Henrico Police at 501-5000.