Cary Street crimes under investigation

Posted at 12:24 PM, Jul 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-26 18:00:47-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Two crimes on West Cary Street are under investigation by Richmond Police.  Detectives initially determined the crimes were not committed by the same people.

The first crime was reported at about 9 p.m. Monday at a home along the 1300 block of West Cary Street, between South Randolph Street and South Brunswick Street.

In that crime, three people, one armed with a gun, made their way into a victim's home.

Once inside, the suspects stole items from the home.

No one was hurt while the crime was being committed.

About four hours later, three suspects approached two men who were getting off of work in Carytown.

Those suspect robbed the workers and ran away. Again, no one was physically hurt.

The second crime was reported at 12:45 a.m. in the 3100 block of West Cary Street, near South Belmont Avenue.

In the second crime, like the first one, a single suspect carried a gun.

Police have not yet provided a description of the suspects in either crime. They have said the crimes are not connected.

Anyone with information about either crime can call Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000 or email a news tip here.

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