Man attempts to rob two at knifepoint near VA State Capitol

Man attempts to rob two at knifepoint near VA State Capitol

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A man used a knife in two robbery attempts just blocks apart, near the Virginia State Capitol, according to Richmond Police.

Officers say a woman managed to escape from the suspect without getting harmed Tuesday night.

However, police say a short time later, the same suspect was able to rob someone else at knifepoint.

No one was hurt.

Anyone who knows anything is asked to call Richmond Police at 804-646-5112.

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