Suspect crashes into tree on Hull Street after CVS robbery

Published: May. 11, 2016 at 4:44 PM EDT|Updated: Apr. 13, 2017 at 8:19 PM EDT
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Zorin A. Holton and Emanuel T. Green (Source: Richmond Police)
Zorin A. Holton and Emanuel T. Green (Source: Richmond Police)

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Two armed robbery suspects are in custody after a brief police chase Wednesday morning.

Police say one suspect armed with a handgun took drugs from the CVS at 6807 Forest Hill Ave. just before 10 a.m. The suspect left through the back of the building and fled in a vehicle with a second suspect.

Police then spotted the vehicle at Hull Street and East Belt Boulevard. There was a brief pursuit, which ended when the suspect crashed into a tree in the 4900 block of Hull Street.

One of the suspects suffered non-life threatening injuries. Both suspects were arrested.

Richmond Police later identified the two men arrested as 33-year-old Emanuel Green and 27-year-old Zorin Holton.

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