VCU ALERT: Armed Robbery in Richmond

Posted at 12:03 AM, Jan 31, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-31 06:33:40-05

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR)–At 11:55 p.m., Virginia Commonwealth University issued a text alert that there was an armed robbery on Monroe Park Campus.

The alert said that the robbery took place at Hancock and Marshall Streets, at 11:39 p.m. Wednesday.

Police are on scene, and residents were encouraged to avoid the area.

This is a breaking news alert and we will post details as they become available.