Juvenile arrested and charged in Chesterfield armed robbery

Published: Aug. 22, 2015 at 3:26 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 1, 2015 at 11:27 AM EDT
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CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Police have arrested a juvenile in connection with an armed robbery Friday.

Officers tell us around 8:30 p.m., a juvenile approached a person in the 4000 block Meadowdale Boulevard, brandishing a handgun. They say the suspect confronted the victim with the weapon and took off on foot with cash.

Police were able to track the suspect to a business on Hopkins Road, where he was arrested and charged with robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, concealed weapon and underage possession of a firearm.

The suspect is being held in the Chesterfield County Detention Home pending a hearing in Chesterfield County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court.

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