Police release name of movie theater suspect

Posted at 8:52 AM, Jan 27, 2014
and last updated 2014-01-27 08:52:49-05
Anthony K. Gregory (PHOTO: Richmond Police)

Anthony K. Gregory (PHOTO: Richmond Police)

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Two weeks after police arrested a man for robbing workers inside a Richmond movie theater, detectives have released the suspect’s name.

“Anthony K. Gregory, 23, of the 5400 block of Pippin Lane, was arrested by patrol officers that night and detectives later charged him with robbery and use of a firearm during the commission of a felony,” police wrote in a Monday morning press release.

Gregory is one of three men accused of robbing two workers inside Bow Tie Cinemas Movieland at Boulevard Square on Jan. 14.

The crime happened at 2:40 a.m. and the movie theater was closed at the time, police said.

Police asked anyone with information about this crime call Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.