Men in masks rob Martin’s grocery store

Posted at 8:34 PM, Aug 04, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-05 06:21:21-04

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) -- Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened Friday night at a Richmond grocery store.

Martins robberyPolice said two masked men walked into the Martin’s grocery store in the 3000 block of Stony Point Road around 11 p.m.

The pair told a store employee to open a cash register at gunpoint before they grabbed an undisclosed amount of cash and ran off.

An image of the suspects was captured on surveillance video as they entered the store.

The first suspect was wearing a green hoodie, black pants, and white and black shoes. The second suspect was wearing a more distinctive hoodie – orange and brown with a skull and bones design – dark pants and black shoes. Both were wearing masks and gloves.

If you have information that could help police, call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000. Citizens may also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip.