Henrico police searching for suspect in Monday morning robbery

Published: Oct. 12, 2015 at 7:47 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 22, 2015 at 7:47 PM EDT
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HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Henrico police are looking for a suspect involved in a commercial armed robbery early Monday morning.

Police responded to a robbery around 4:30 a.m. in the 1100 block of E. Nine Mile Rd., which is not too far from the airport.

They say the suspect went up to the victim, showed his gun and demanded money.  The victim handed over the money, and the suspect ran from the business, police say.  No injuries were reported.

Police describe the suspect as a black man with a light complexion, between 18 and 21 years old.  They say he's between 5'8" and 6'1" and weighs between 140 to 160 pounds.  "The suspect was wearing a black North Face jacket, dark Nike pants with a white stripe, a black knit hat, patent black leather shoes and a dark bandana covering his face," police say.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Henrico police at 501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.

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