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Police investigating armed robbery near VCU

Richmond police are investigating an armed robbery near Virginia Commonwealth University's Monroe Park campus that took place early Saturday morning. 

Police say that a man wearing a bulky coat and skull cap approached the victim on Belvidere Street and displayed a handgun.  The suspect took the victim's wallet before running away on West Main Street. 

No one was injured in the robbery and police are stepping up patrols in the area. 

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