Robbers jump man outside his home as he prepares for work

Posted at 12:06 PM, Mar 12, 2012
and last updated 2012-03-12 14:50:21-04

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – A Hanover County man was beaten-up and robbed outside his home Monday morning, according to a press release from the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office.

Hanover County Sergeant Chris Whitley said deputies were called to investigate the robbery around 4:10 a.m. Monday in the 16100 block of Washington Highway in Doswell.

Whitley said the victim was outside of his home getting ready for work when a group of men approached and demanded money. After a brief struggle, the men ran away with an undisclosed amount of money, Whitley said.

The victim suffered injuries to his head and is expected to make a full recovery, Whitley said.

The Hanover County Sheriff’s Office has not yet named any suspects in the crime. Anyone with information is asked to call the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.