Police: Man shot during robbery, suspect on the run

Police: Man shot during robbery, suspect on the run
Police released this picture of the suspect. (Source: Chesterfield Police)

CHESTERFIELD, Va. (WWBT) - Chesterfield police said a man was shot during a robbery and the suspect is on the run.

Police were called around 7 p.m. to the 2100 block of Marina Drive on Tuesday after a man was shot at a home during a robbery.

“It was reported that the unknown suspect demanded money from the victim and when the victim did not provide the suspect with the money, he was shot,” police said in a release.

Officers said as the suspect left the scene of the shooting, he encountered another man nearby and robbed him at gunpoint. The victim was not injured.

The first victim who was shot was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injures.

Police said the suspect was wearing a black shirt with white stripes, black shorts and white sneakers. Police released a picture of the suspect, as shown above.

A suspect description and additional details were not immediately available.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

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