Police search for man seen stealing firearm from gun show

Posted at 3:13 PM, Jul 20, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-20 15:13:02-04

RICHMOND, Va. – A suspect stole a firearm from a gun show at the Richmond Raceway Complex, according to police.

The Virginia State Police have asked for the public to come forward with any information that may identify the individual.

A handgun was stolen from a private vendor at the July 11 gun, according to police.

The man approached the vendor table, stole the handgun and then smuggled it out of the building.

The suspect is described as a heavy-set, black male between 5’10 to 6’2 in height. He had a buzz cut along the sides and is balding on top.

He was wearing a dark blue or black t-shirt featuring a great white shark on the front. He was also wearing open-toed sandals with white socks.

State police have been pursuing various leads and are now asking anyone with information to please call the Virginia State Police at 804-553-3445 or email

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