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Henrico robber told clerk to stuff cash in his backpack

Posted at 12:10 AM, Aug 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-04 07:03:02-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va — Henrico Police are looking for the man who robbed a Brook Road business Monday morning.  Police said the man entered the business, along the 8100 block of Brook Road before 11:50 a.m., approached the clerk, displayed a handgun and then demanded cash.

The man had the clerk place money from the register into a backpack, police said. He then forced the clerk to the back of the store where he had the clerk give him electronic equipment.

The robber drove off in a  silver Nissan.  No injuries were reported.

Police described the robber as a black male, approximately 6 feet tall, with a medium to heavy build. He wore a baseball hat, a black long sleeve t-shirt, dark jeans and blacked rimmed glasses

Henrico Police asked anyone with information to call 804-501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 804- 780-1000.