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Victims called Henrico Police one hour after armed robbery

Posted at 8:08 AM, Jul 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-01 08:12:13-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Police are looking for three gunmen who broke into a Henrico apartment early Friday morning and robbed the people inside.

The men, who had their faces covered during the robbery, forced their way into the Summerdale Apartment on Peace Lily Lane in eastern Henrico at about 1 a.m.

Once inside the men robbed the people in the apartment of their cellphones and cash.

The gunmen ran away from the crime scene.

No one was hurt during the robbery.

About one hour after the crime, the victims called police to report what had happened.

Police did not indicate why there was a delay in the report.

Anyone with information about the crime was asked to call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.