Richmond Police investigate armed robbery

Posted at 10:03 AM, Oct 21, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-21 10:03:27-04

Richmond, Va. (WTVR) – Richmond Police Departments are currently investigating a robbery that occurred early Sunday morning.

Around 3:30 a.m. a robbery was reported to Richmond Police as having occurred in the 1200 block of West Clay Street.

Two black males, both being described as being 19-20 years old, one wearing a red baseball hat with a black letter “C” on it and all black clothing and the other wearing all black approached two victims as they were walking to their vehicle.

Police tell us the first suspect who was wearing a red hat, produced a semi-automatic handgun and demanded the victim’s belonging while the second suspect stood by. Both suspects fled on foot.

Anyone with information pertaining this crime can contact the VCU Police Department at 828-1234 or text VCUTIP to 274637 anonymously.

Stay with CBS 6 for the latest on this developing story.