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RPD: Man accused of brandishing box cutter toward employees during robbery

Anyone with information is asked to call Second Precinct Detective J. Myers at (804) 646-8152...
Anyone with information is asked to call Second Precinct Detective J. Myers at (804) 646-8152 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.(Richmond Police)
Published: May. 28, 2021 at 6:39 PM EDT
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RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Richmond police said a man is accused of brandishing a box cutter towards employees during a robbery.

Police said the man is the suspect in two separate robberies at businesses this week.

The first robbery was at a store in the 3300 block of Richmond Highway. The second happened on Friday at a store in the 2600 block of Hull Street, where he tried to walk out of the store with a basket of items without paying, a release said.

“The suspect then brandished a box cutter towards employees before leaving the area,” the police said.

No one was injured.

Anyone with information is asked to call Second Precinct Detective J. Myers at (804) 646-8152 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

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