Police: Man brandishes gun during Broad Street holdup

Posted at 4:53 PM, Jun 28, 2012
and last updated 2012-06-28 16:53:50-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Police have released surveillance photos of a man they say robbed a market in Richmond Wednesday.

Richmond police said a man, armed with a black handgun, robbed the Broadway Market Place located at 312 East Broad Street around 10:50 p.m.

Officials said the suspect is a black male, five feet nine inches to six feet tall and  weighing 170-180 pounds. Police also said the man was wearing an olive green tee shirt and black shorts.

If you have information that could help police, call Detective Karen Brown at 804-646-2925 or call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.