Henrico robbery suspect arrested

Posted at 10:07 PM, Jul 27, 2015

HENRICO COUNTY, Va -- Henrico police have arrested the suspect in Monday's robbery of a Sunoco along the 6700 block of Staples Mill Road in Henrico.

Herbert Thomas Joyner, 19, of Henrico was charged with two counts of robbery and two counts of use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

The victim reported that a white male wearing a green shirt and dark jeans entered the business, displayed a firearm, and demanded money.  The victim complied and the suspect left the business on foot.

According to police, officers Joyner on Bethlehem Road near Glenside Drive. The suspect fled, but was quickly apprehended along with evidence of the robbery recovered.

The investigation also revealed that Joyner was also responsible for a commercial robbery which occurred on July 25 in the 7200 block of West Broad Street.



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