Police search for suspect following Main Street robbery
RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond Police are searching for a man who robbed a woman in Richmond, Sunday evening.
The suspect approached a female in the 1300 block of West Main Street around 5:38 p.m. The male stated he had a gun and demanded the woman's purse. He stole the purse and fled on a black bicycle with "Trek" lettered on it.
There were no injuries. No gun was displayed.
Detectives believe moments later the suspect was in a nearby 7-Eleven store, "behaving in a suspicious manner."
The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5'9"- 6'0 tall and weighing approximately 175 pounds. He was seen wearing a grey sweatshirt with a purple and white-striped hoodie and a ball cap. He has a mustache and beard.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.
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