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Cash, jewelry stolen in Henrico armed robbery, 2 suspects on the loose

Posted at 11:47 PM, Oct 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-05 23:49:45-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. -- Police are searching for two suspects accused of robbing two men at gunpoint in front of their Henrico County apartment complex.

Investigators said the robbery happened just before 10 p.m. in 800 Wales Dr. at the Jackson Pointe apartment complex.

Police said two victims were leaving the complex, when two masked suspects approached them. That’s when one suspect pulled out a gun and demanded money and jewelry.

The victims compiled to the demands and the suspect fled the scene. There were no injuries during the robbery.

Investigators ran a K-9 search that stopped at the corner of Wales Dr. and Lee Ave. Police believe that’s where the suspects got away in a getaway car.

The two suspects are described as black males. There is no other description available at this time.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Henrico Police at (804) 501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.