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Gunman wearing camouflage sweatshirt robs Henrico business

Posted at 2:45 PM, Feb 20, 2015
and last updated 2015-02-20 14:45:49-05

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Police are looking for the man who robbed an eastern Henrico business Tuesday afternoon.

“The suspect approached the victim, displayed a firearm, and demanded money,” Henrico Police spokesman Lt. Chris Eley said.”The victim complied and the suspect fled on foot toward the rear of the business. No injuries were reported.”

Police said it appeared the suspect was walking in and out of other businesses along the 5100 block of Williamsburg Road prior to the armed robbery.

Police described the suspect as an 18 to 21-year-old black man who was wearing a camouflage hooded sweatshirt with a partial mask of his face. Police said the suspect was about 5’10” tall with a thin build.

Anyone with information about this crime was asked to call  Henrico Police at (804) 501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.