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Police search for armed robber on VCU campus

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Posted at 12:42 AM, Jun 05, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-05 00:42:26-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) — Police are looking for the man who robbed two people on the Virginia Commonwealth University campus early Tuesday morning.

The robberies happened in the 1000 block of West Franklin Street around 1 a.m.

Police said the suspect, who was wearing a ski mask, pulled out a gun and demanded the victims’ cell phones and cash.

VCU police are stepping up patrols in the area until the robber is caught.