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Gunman binds woman’s wrists, ankles inside Chesterfield business

Posted at 4:29 PM, Jan 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-19 19:22:12-05

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. -- Police are looking for a gunman who tied up a woman inside a Chesterfield business and stole a car. The woman was helping the man inside the business when he pulled out a gun, grabbed her, bound her wrists and ankles, and covered her mouth, according to police.

"The suspect left the victim at the business, but stole a 2018 Nissan Versa which is grey in color with Virginia license UUX-2907," according to Chesterfield Police Lt. David Sumner. "The suspect is described as a white male, about 30 - 40 years old, dark hair, 6'0" and a medium build. He was wearing a grey jacket and jeans."

The attempted abduction was reported Saturday, January 19, at about 2 p.m. in a business along the 9100 block of Midlothian Turnpike.

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If the vehicle is observed, please contact 911 to report it. Anyone with information should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.