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Man Robbed At Gunpoint Near VCU's Campus

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RICHMOND, VA—Police are searching for two men who robbed a person at gunpoint near VCU's campus late Wednesday night.

It happened around 11:05 p.m. in the 500 block of W. Broad Street in front of the Rite Aid, near North Belvidere Street.

The victim told police a man approached him outside the store and pulled out a semi-automatic handgun. The victim handed over his wallet, and the suspect, along with a second man, fled the scene on foot, according to police.

The Richmond Police Department and Virginia Commonwealth University Police Department are concentrating patrols in the area. Richmond Police are investigating the robbery.

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